U·gri·an (grē-ən, y-)
1. A member of a group of Finno-Ugric peoples of western Siberia and Hungary, including the Magyars.
[Old Russian Ugry, Magyars, from medieval Turkic *-oǧur, tribe, as in *Onoǧur, probably meaning “the Ten Tribes” (attested in Byzantine Greek as Onogouroi), the name of a medieval nomadic people of the Balkans and the steppe north of the Black Sea (the Magyars being so called in Old Russian because the ethnic confederations of medieval Turkic khanates included Uralic peoples); further akin to Turkish Oǧuz, the Turkic group including Azerbaijanis, Turkmen, and the Turks of Anatolia and Europe.]
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