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Ostyak (Ugric)

Definition:

a Ugric language (related to Hungarian) spoken by the Ostyak

Class:

communication noun (communicative processes and contents)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Khanty | Ostiak

Etymology:

Russian, from Ostyak āsyakh, plural of āskho, person from the Ob River, from Ās,...
(Source: American Heritage Dictionary)  [more]

All senses of Ostyak...

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostyaks [plural]

a member of an Ugrian people living in northwestern Siberia east of the Urals | the language of this people, belonging to the Finno-Ugric family: ... (24 of 192 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/ostyak

Wikipedia:

Ostyak [disambiguation]

on its own or in combination, can refer, especially in older literature, to several Siberian peoples and languages: Ostyak: Khanty people | Khanty language | Yenisei Ostyak: Ket people | Ket language | Ostyak-Samoyed: Selkup people | Selkup language (34 of 76 words, 6 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Ostyak

Random House Dictionary:

Khanty | Khanties [plural] | Ostiak | Ostyaks [plural] | Ostyak [synonym, sense-specific]

a member of a Uralic people now living in scattered settlements along the ... | the Ugric language of the Khanty, consisting of a number of highly ... (26 of 64 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/khanty

American Heritage Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostiak [sense-specific]

A member of a Finno-Ugric people inhabiting western Siberia. | The Ugric language of this people. (15 of 38 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ostyak

Wiktionary:

Khanty | Ostyak [synonym, sense-specific]

The Finno-Ugric language spoken by these people. | A member of an ethnic group of people who live in Khantia-Mansia, Ostyak. (20 of 23 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Khanty

New World Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostiak

a member of a Finno-Ugric people living in western Siberia | the Ugric language of this people (16 of 19 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ostyak

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Khanty and Mansi [people] | Khanty | Mansi | called Ostyak, Mansi [Khanty formerly]

Khanty and Mansiformerly called Vogul, western Siberian peoples, living mainly in the Ob River basin of central Russia. They each speak an Ob-Ugric ... (23 of 428 words, 1 image)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/316322​/Khanty-and-Mansi

Oxford Dictionary:

Ugric | Ugrian

relating to or denoting a branch of the Finno-Ugric language family including only Hungarian and the Ob-Ugric languages (18 of 50 words, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Ugric

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Ugrian | Ugric

subgroup of the Finno-Ugric group of languages, which is, in turn, a subdivision of the Uralic subfamily of the Ural-Altaic family of languages. See ... (24 of 34 words, pronunciations)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0849915​.html

Merriam-Webster:

Ugric

of, relating to, or characteristic of the languages of the ugrians (11 of 23 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/ugric

Encarta Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostyaks [plural] | Ostiak: Ostiaks [plural] | Ostiak: Ostiak [plural] | Ostiaks [plural] | Ostiak [plural]

a member of a people who live in western Siberia | the Finno-Ugric language of the Ostyak people. Native speakers: 15,000. (20 of 69 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861635671​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

American Heritage Dictionary:

Ostyak

Origin: Russian, from Ostyak āsyakh, plural of āskho, person from the Ob River, from Ās, the Ob River.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/ostyak

Encarta Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostyaks [plural] | Ostiak: Ostiaks [plural] | Ostiak: Ostiak [plural] | Ostiaks [plural] | Ostiak [plural]

First use: Early 18th century

Origin: Russian from Tatar ustyak "one of another tribe"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861635671​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

Ostyak | Ostyaks [plural]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "Ostyak"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/ostyak

the Free Dictionary:

Ostyak

Audio: British English pronunciation of "Ostyak"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/Ostyak

Ostiak

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "Ostiak"

Audio 2: North American English pronunciation of "Ostiak" by speech synthesizer

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YourDictionary Audio:

Ostyak

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Ostyak" by speech synthesizer

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Ostiak

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Ostiak" by speech synthesizer

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