Abkhasian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Abkhasian a Circassian language spoken by the Abkhaz
    • n Abkhasian a member of the Circassian people who live to the east of the Black Sea
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • abkhasian Of or belonging to a Caucasian tribe occupying the Russian territory of Abkhasia on the northeast coast of the Black Sea.
    • n abkhasian A member of this tribe.
    • n abkhasian Also written Abkasian, Abchasian, Abasian.
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Usage

In literature:

The Abkhasians form a race distinguished from their neighbours in various respects.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
Typical races: Circassians and Abkhasians.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 7" by Various
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