Definition of Nogaian in English:

Nogaian

(also Nogayan)

noun

  • = Nogai.

adjective

  • = Nogai.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Anthony Jenkinson (1529–?1611), traveller and writer. Either from Nogai nogai Nogai, or from the name of Nogai + -an. Compare Old Russian, Russian † nagajskij, adjective, Russian nogajskij.

Pronunciation

Nogaian

/nəˈɡʌɪən/