Turkmen

Turkmen

[turk-men, -muhn]
noun
the language of the Turkman people, a Turkic language spoken mostly east of the Caspian Sea in Turkmenistan but also in parts of European Russia, Iran, and the Caucasus.


Origin:
< Turkish Türkmen

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Turkman

[turk-muhn]
noun, plural Turkmen.
a native or inhabitant of Turkmenistan.

Origin:
1475–85; alteration of Turkoman

Turkmenian [turk-mee-nee-uhn] , adjective
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Turkmen (ˈtɜːkmɛn)
 
n
the language of the Turkomans, belonging to the Turkic branch of the Altaic family

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