Kalmyk definition

kălmŭk, kăl-mŭk
A member of a traditionally Buddhist Mongol people now located primarily in Kalmykia.
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The Mongolic language of this people.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kalmyk
Plural:
kalmyks

Origin of kalmyk

  • Russian from Kazan Tatar qalmïq

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition