Isnik

adjective
Is·​nik | \ ˈiznik \

Definition of Isnik

: relating to, being, or imitating brilliantly colored pottery or tile originally made in Turkey from the 15th to the 17th centuries

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History and Etymology for Isnik

from İsnik (now İznik), town in Turkey where it was made

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“Isnik.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Isnik. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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