Tungusic: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (toong-g'zik), [key]
— n.
  1. a family of languages spoken or formerly spoken in Manchuria and central and SE Siberia, including Manchu, Evenki, Even, and languages of the Amur River region, as Nanay.
  1. of or pertaining to Tungusic or its speakers.
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