Ottoman Turk


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ottoman Turk a Turk (especially a Turk who is a member of the tribe of Osman I)
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In literature:

Her lord's view appeared similar to that of her aunt's 'throned Ottoman Turk on his divan.
"Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete" by George Meredith
The seeds of the current conflict in Kosovo were sown by the Ottoman Turks as early as 1912.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
In 1415 it was recovered by the Turks under Mahommed I., and since that period has belonged to the Ottoman empire.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Turks from the Ottoman Empire were freely employed.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
Then the Czar demanded of the Turk the right of a protectorate over all Greek Christians in the Ottoman empire.
"Children of the Market Place" by Edgar Lee Masters
These Ottoman Turks were going to accomplish what Russian Princes from the time of Rurik and Oleg had longed and failed to do.
"A Short History of Russia" by Mary Platt Parmele
The work of the Ottoman Turk we all know.
"Prose Masterpieces from Modern Essayists" by James Anthony Froude, Edward A. Freeman, William Ewart Gladstone, John Henry Newman and Leslie Stephen
Considering the effect of Christian leagues against the Ottoman, the English Turk was probably not dismayed.
"Henry VIII." by A. F. Pollard
The work of the Ottoman Turk we all know.
"Harvard Classics Volume 28" by Various
This was the Ottoman Turk.
"A History of Sea Power" by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott

In news:

JERUSALEM—The Israeli parliament debated Tuesday whether to recognize the mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100 years ago as genocide, a move that would enrage Turkey and further strain already tense ties between the two countries.
Liturgy in Armenian church marking anniversary of WW I mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks.
One and a half million Armenians were massacred by Ottoman Turks in 1915.
Armenians say Turks committed genocide against more than a million Armenians in waning days of Ottoman Empire.
While most historians assert the mass killings of Armenians that started in 1915 was the 20th century's first genocide, Turkey - a strong US ally - has long denied there was a systematic campaign by the Ottoman Turks to kill Armenians .
From 1915 to 1923, an estimated 1.5 million Armenians died at the hands of the Turks, who ruled the Ottoman Empire until its dissolution after World War I Many of the Armenians were executed, and others died on forced marches into the desert.
Living, as they subsequently did, for greater or lesser periods of time, under the control of the Ottoman Turks, left a permanent mark on all the Balkans .
San Antonio Raindrop Turk Evi Host Inegol Ottoman Mehter Band.