Rusyn

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Rusyn русин(rúsyn), from Old East Slavic Русь(Rus’, Rus). Compare Ruthenia.

Noun[edit]

Rusyn ‎(plural Rusyns)

  1. Member of a people living in the eastern Carpathian Mountains, in part of western Ukraine, south-eastern Poland and north-eastern Slovakia.
  2. (archaic) ethnonym for East Slavic people - any of Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian, an inhabitant of Kievan Rus, Muscovy, etc., an Orthodox, East Slavic inhabitant of Rzeczpospolita.

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Proper noun[edit]

Rusyn

  1. East Slavic language (Ukrainian dialect) spoken by Rusyns.

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Adjective[edit]

Rusyn ‎(comparative more Rusyn, superlative most Rusyn)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Rusyn people, culture, or language.

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