Evenki [ih-weng-kee, ih-veng-] Word Origin noun, plural E·ven·kis, (especially collectively) E·ven·ki for 1.
- a member of a Siberian people living mainly in the Yakut Autonomous Republic, Khabarovsk territory, and Evenki National District in the Russian Federation.
- the Tungusic language spoken by the Evenki.
Origin of Evenki Russian ėvénki Evenki əwənkī self-designation used by various local groups of Evenki British Dictionary definitions for evenki Evenki noun
- plural Evenki a Tungus people of E Siberia
- the language of this people