- of or relating to the Buryat Mongol Republic, its people, or their language.
noun, plural Bur·yats, (especially collectively) Bur·yat.
- a member of any of the Mongol people in the Buryat Republic.
- the Mongolian language of the Buryat.
- a member of a Mongoloid people living chiefly in the Buryat Republic
- the language of this people, belonging to the Mongolic branch of the Altaic family