Uzbeg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Uzbeg the Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
    • n Uzbeg a member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n uzbeg A member of a Turkish race, of mixed origin, resident in central Asia.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Uzbeg uz′beg a member of the Turkish family of Tartars in Turkestan, their blood in some places mixed with a Tajik (or Aryan) strain, elsewhere with Kiptchak, Kalmuck, and Kirghiz elements.
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Usage

In literature:

But in 1514 he was utterly defeated by the Uzbegs and with difficulty reached Kabul.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Uzbegs and Kirghiz have but small affinity with the Mongol element of Asia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
Two-thirds of the total are Sarts and Uzbegs (of Turkic origin).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
The population consists principally of Uzbegs and Tajiks, the former predominating and gradually pushing the Tajiks into the hills.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 5" by Various
Here I saw Uzbegs for the first time, and I found them very kind and friendly people.
"Árminius Vambéry, his life and adventures" by Árminius Vambéry
It is inhabited mainly by Uzbegs.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8" by Various
After a time the Uzbegs took possession and held the town until Shah Abbas I.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various
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