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Turkoman

noun Tur·ko·man \ˈtər-kə-mən\

Definition of Turkoman

plural Turkomans or Turcomans

  1. :  a member of a Turkic-speaking traditionally nomadic people living chiefly in Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, and Iran

Turkoman or Turcoman adjective


Variants of turkoman

or Turcoman play \ˈtər-kə-mən\

Origin of turkoman

Medieval Latin Turcomannus, from Persian Turkmān, from turkmān resembling a Turkish, from Turk


First Known Use: circa 1520


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