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  • proper n. A North Caucasian language spoken in Kabardino-Balkaria and Karachay-Cherkessia, Russia, also known as East Circassian.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Or maybe it was Kabardian—if there even was such a thing.

    Gideon’s war

  • Gideon snatched the remote from the crazy Kabardian, changed the channel back to CNN.

    Gideon’s war

  • Languages: Turkish (official), Kurdish, Dimli (or Zaza), Azeri, Kabardian note: there is also a substantial Gagauz population in the European part of Turkey

    Turkey

  • TurkeyTurkish (official), Kurdish, Dimli (or Zaza), Azeri, Kabardian note: there is also a substantial Gagauz population in the European part of Turkey

    Languages

  • I like it—especially if the president has a puckish sense of humor and picks, say, Kabardian!

    languagehat.com: TRANSLATING EUROPE'S BABEL.

  • I'll obviously have to work through Colarusso's A Grammar of the Kabardian Language; in the meantime I'll have fun playing with the detailed analysis here.

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  • Behind it walked the owner, smoking a little, silver-mounted Kabardian pipe.

    A Hero of Our Time

  • My horse was a splendid one too, and more than one Kabardian had already cast fond glances at it, repeating at the same time: ‘Yakshi tkhe chok yakshi.’

    A Hero of Our Time

  • Turkish (official), Kurdish, Dimli (or Zaza), Azeri, Kabardian note: there is also a substantial Gagauz population in the Europe part of Turkey

    The 2007 CIA World Factbook

  • In the latter century also the Kabardian princes, whose territory consisting of open valleys was less defended by nature against the inroads of enemies, bowed their necks for a time in submission; and Georgia, on the Asiatic slope, took in the person of her king Alexander the oath of vassalage to the Muscovite, obtaining a master where she had asked only for a protector.

    Life of Schamyl And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia

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