Turkic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Turkic of or relating to the people who speak the Turkic language
    • n Turkic a subfamily of Altaic languages
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Turkic Turkish.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Turkic Same as Turkish.
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Usage

In literature:

Two-thirds of the total are Sarts and Uzbegs (of Turkic origin).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

The Turkic Muslim Babur, a descendant of Ghengis Khan, added India to his possessions in 1526, and founded the line of the six consecutive Great Mughals .
Beijing report says Turkic Chinese Muslim separatists fighting with radical groups in Syria.
The Uighurs are a Turkic-speaking people and the largest ethnic group of the northwestern Chinese province of Xinjiang, which Uighurs refer to as East Turkistan.
Tatars (Tatar: sometimes spelled Tartars) are a Turkic ethnic group in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
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