Definition of Turkoman
plural Turkomans or Turcomans
: a member of a Turkic-speaking traditionally nomadic people living chiefly in Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, and Iran
Variants of turkoman
Origin of turkoman
Medieval Latin Turcomannus, from Persian Turkmān, from turkmān resembling a Turkish, from Turk
First Known Use: circa 1520
Learn More about turkoman
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "Turkoman"
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up Turkoman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).