mongolian mongolian  /mɑŋ ˈɡoʊ li ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
  2. (n) a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
  3. (adj) of or relating to the modern Mongolian People's Republic
  4. (adj) of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures

News

  1. The Horde (2012)

    Rent It The Film: Andrei Proshkin's The Horde , a grim, exhausting, bloody philosophical work set during the reign of the Mongolian Empire in 1350s, might perplex interested audiences based on how it's presented in promo materials. Appearing to be a suspense-driven historical drama in its trailer, broken up by semi-lavish ritual set pieces and sprawling glimpses at the Golden Horde's ramshackle ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: DVD Talk

  2. Dondero: 'Mongolian Beef' is tasty, though not Mongolian

    That frequent dish at Chinese restaurants exotically labeled "Mongolian beef" has little connection to Mongolia, or even to China. Yet it can be delicious and is fairly easy to make.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Athens Banner-Herald

Quotes

  1. "The Mongolian government covered all the internal costs of the visit, and I have accessed my study trip entitlement to fund the cost of the airfares to and from Mongolia," Mr Lindsay wrote.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Peter Lindsay Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "Our companies that are extremely active in the region have been extremely vocal about these challenges and our government has taken every opportunity to raise our deep concern with our Mongolian counterparts," Mr. Menzies added.
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Ted Menzies Source: ReportonBusiness.com

  3. "As commander in chief of the United States armed forces, I thank these brave Mongolian soldiers, and all who have served on the front lines of the war on terror," Bush said. "The Mongolian armed forces are serving the cause of freedom and...
    on Nov 21, 2005 By: President Bush Source: US Department of Defense (press release)

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