Kalmyk[kălˈmĭk, kăl-mĭkˈ] also Kal·muck or Kal·muk [kălˈmŭk, kăl-mŭkˈ]
also Kal·muck or Kal·muknoun pl. Kalmyk Kalmyk or Kal·myks also Kalmuck or Kal·mucks or Kalmuk or Kal·muks
- A member of a Buddhist Mongol people now located primarily in Kalmyk.
- The Mongolian language of this people.
Origin: Russian, from Kazan Tatar.
Variant of Kalmuck
- a member of a group of Mongolian peoples living chiefly in the lower Volga region and N Xinjiang
- the Mongolian language of these peoples
Origin: prob. of Mongolian origin, originally
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