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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ryukyuan(noun)

    a member of the Japanese people living on the Ryukyu Islands southwest of Japan

  2. Ryukyuan(noun)

    the language (related to Japanese) that is spoken by the people of the Ryukyu Islands


  1. Ryukyuan(Noun)

    A native or inhabitant of Ryukyu.

  2. Ryukyuan(ProperNoun)

    The traditional language of Ryukyu, now predominantly replaced by Japanese.


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