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- n. Member of a people living in the eastern Carpathian Mountains, in part of western Ukraine, south-eastern Poland and north-eastern Slovakia.
- n. ethnonym for Ukrainian people
- proper n. East Slavic language (Ukrainian dialect) spoken by Rusyns.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Rusyn people, culture, or language.
From Rusyn русин (rúsyn), from Old East Slavic Русь (Rus’, "Rus"). Compare Ruthenia. (Wiktionary)