Azerbaijani

noun
Azer·​bai·​ja·​ni | \ ˌa-zər-ˌbī-ˈjä-nē How to pronounce Azerbaijani (audio) , ˌä- \
plural Azerbaijanis also Azerbaijani

Definition of Azerbaijani

1 : a member of a Turkic-speaking people of Azerbaijan and northwest Iran
2 : the Turkic language of the Azerbaijanis

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Azerbaijani adjective

First Known Use of Azerbaijani

1886, in the meaning defined at sense 2

History and Etymology for Azerbaijani

Persian āzarbāyjānī, from Āzarbāyjān Azerbaijan

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The first known use of Azerbaijani was in 1886

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“Azerbaijani.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Azerbaijani. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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