Definition of Ugric in US English:



  • Relating to or denoting a branch of the Finno-Ugric language family comprising Hungarian and the Ob-Ugric languages.

    • ‘For Finno-Ugric genetics, which do not necessarily align with Finno-Ugric linguistics, see this related page written by another scholar for Virtual Finland.’
    • ‘The event Ugric Rumble (Ugrin Jyrähdys) will host the sixth world championship of Kalevala chanting.’
    • ‘The Finnish and Ugric languages diverged thousands of years ago.’
    • ‘The two nations share a common Fenno-Ugric ethnic background including languages that are close to each other.’
    • ‘Within the Finno-Ugric languages, there are two major groups, the Finnic languages and the Ugric languages.’


From Russian ugry (the name of a people dwelling east of the Urals) + -ic.