Definition of Ruthenian in English:

Ruthenian

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of the eastern European region of Ruthenia or its inhabitants.

    ‘the Ruthenian border regions’

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of the eastern European region of Ruthenia.

    ‘the Ruthenians had no wish to be ruled over’

Pronunciation

Ruthenian

/ruːˈθiːnɪən/