A Northwest Caucasian language spoken in the Republic of Adygea, in the Russian Federation, also known as West Circassian.
Syn: Adygean, Adygei, Adygeyan, West, Circassian
See Also: Adygea

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  • Adyghe Autonomous Oblast — ( ru. Адыгейская автономная область) was an autonomous oblast within Krasnodar Krai, Soviet Union. It existed from 1922 to 1991.Cherkess (Adyghe) Autonomous Oblast was established within the Russian SFSR on July 27, 1922 on the territories of… …   Wikipedia

  • Adyghe language — language name=Adyghe nativename=адыгэбзэ adygabze , adəgăbză familycolor=Caucasian states=Russia, Turkey, Jordan, Syria, Israel, United States, Republic of Macedonia, Iraq region=Russia: Republic of Adygea speakers=500,000 fam1=Caucasian… …   Wikipedia

  • Adyghe Autonomous Oblast — noun Autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union in the Russian SFSR established on August 24, 1922 and existing until July 3, 1991, when it was elevated to the status of a republic and renamed Republic of Adygea …   Wiktionary

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