- ['tʃɛtʃɛn]noun (plural same or Chechens)1》 a member of the largely Muslim people inhabiting Chechnya, an autonomous republic in SW Russia.2》 the North Caucasian language of the Chechen.
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Chechen — may refer to: Chechen people, an ethnic group of the Caucasus Chechen language Chechen Aul, the village at which Peter the Great s forces were stopped in 1732 by Noxçi people, later better known as Chechens Related to Chechnya Related to Chechen… … Wikipedia
Chechen — [chech′en] n. a person born or living in Chechnya adj. of Chechnya or its people, language, or culture … English World dictionary
Chechen — /cheuh chen /, n., pl. Chechens, (esp. collectively) Chechen for 1. 1. a member of a Sunni Muslim people living in the Chechen Ingush Autonomous Republic and adjacent areas, closely related to the Ingush. 2. the Caucasian language spoken by the… … Universalium
Chechen’ — Sp Čečènė Ap Чечень/Chechen’ L s. Kaspijos j., RF (Dagestanas) … Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė
Chechen — I noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Chechnya • Hypernyms: ↑Russian 2. a northern Caucasian language spoken by the Chechen • Hypernyms: ↑Caucasian, ↑Caucasian language II adjective … Useful english dictionary
Chechen — 1. adjective /ˈtʃɛ.tʃɛn,ˈtʃɛ.tʃən/ Of or pertaining to Chechnya 2. noun /ˈtʃɛ.tʃɛn,ˈtʃɛ.tʃən/ a) An ethnic group originating from Chechnya in the North Caucasus region. b) Someone belonging to this ethnic group … Wiktionary
Chechen — ISO 639 3 Code : che ISO 639 2/B Code : che ISO 639 2/T Code : che ISO 639 1 Code : ce Scope : Individual Language Type : Living … Names of Languages ISO 639-3
Chechen — adj. pertaining to Chechnya (republic of Russian Federation, located in Russian North Caucasia) n. resident or native of Chechnya; language in Chechnya … English contemporary dictionary
chechen — che·chen … English syllables
Chechen — Che•chen [[t]tʃəˈtʃɛn[/t]] n. pl. chens, (esp. collectively) chen. 1) peo a member of a people of the central Caucasus Mountains and adjacent steppes to the north 2) peo the Caucasian language of the Chechens … From formal English to slang