Definition of Samoyedic in English:

Samoyedic

noun

  • A group of Uralic languages of northern Siberia, of which the most widely spoken is Nenets.

    • ‘Negation in Samoyedic is expressed by a negative verb.’

adjective

  • Relating to the Samoyeds or their languages.

    • ‘The Nentsy (also known as the Yurak) are one of five Samoyedic peoples, which also include the Entsy, Nganasany, Sel'kupy, and Kamas (who became extinct as a group in the years following World War I ).’
    • ‘Nenets is part of the Samoyedic group of Uralic languages and has two main dialects: Forest and Tundra.’

Pronunciation:

Samoyedic

/ˌsaməˈyedik/