Kara-Bogaz Gol

geographical name (1)
Kara-Bo·​gaz Gol | \ kə-ˈrä-bə-ˈgäz-ˈgȯl How to pronounce Kara-Bogaz Gol (audio) \
variants: or Garabogazkol \ gə-​ˈrä-​bə-​ˈgäz-​ˈkȯl How to pronounce Garabogazkol (audio) \

Definition of Kara-Bogaz Gol

 (Entry 1 of 5)

large shallow saline gulf, an inlet of the Caspian Sea about 100 miles (160 kilometers) long by 85 miles (135 kilometers) wide located on the coast of Turkmenistan

Kara-Kum

geographical name (2)
Ka·​ra-Kum | \ ˌka-rə-ˈküm How to pronounce Kara-Kum (audio) , ˌkär-ə-\

Definition of Kara-Kum (Entry 2 of 5)

desert in Turkmenistan south of the Aral Sea between the Caspian Sea and the Amu Dar'ya area 115,830 square miles (300,000 square kilometers)

Kara Sea

geographical name (3)
Ka·​ra Sea | \ ˈkär-ə How to pronounce Kara Sea (audio) \

Definition of Kara Sea (Entry 3 of 5)

arm of the Arctic Ocean off the coast of Russia east of Novaya Zemlya

Kara Su

geographical name (4)
Ka·​ra Su | \ ˌka-rə-ˈsü How to pronounce Kara Su (audio) , ˌkär-ə-\

Definition of Kara Su (Entry 4 of 5)

the Euphrates River above its junction with the Murat River in east central Turkey

Kara Kyrgyz

noun
Kara Kyr·​gyz | \ ¦karə(ˌ)kər¦gēz, -arəˌkir¦-\

Definition of Kara Kyrgyz (Entry 5 of 5)

1 : a Kyrgyz people closely resembling the Mongols and dwelling chiefly in the Tien Shan highlands and the Great Pamir

called also Black Kyrgyz, Burut

2 : a member of the Kara Kyrgyz people

History and Etymology for Kara-Bogaz Gol

Noun

Kyrgyz Karakyrghyz, literally, black Kyrgyz, from kara black + Kyrghyz Kyrgyz

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