a person born or living in Chechnya
of Chechnya or its people, language, or culture
- a. A native or inhabitant of Chechnya.b. A member of the predominant, traditionally Muslim ethnic group of Chechnya.
- The Caucasian language of the Chechens.
Origin of ChechenObsolete Russian, from Kabardian (Caucasian language of southwest Russia and Turkey) šešen.