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noun (1)

Ka·​zak kə-ˈzak How to pronounce Kazak (audio) -ˈzäk How to pronounce Kazak (audio)
: an Oriental rug in bold colors with geometric designs or stylized plant and animal forms


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noun (2)


less common spelling of Kazakh

: a member of a Turkic people of Kazakhstan and other countries of central Asia
: the language of the Kazakhs

Examples of Kazak in a Sentence

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Eschbach also pointed out Indie Sales has worked with Kazak Productions on three other films. Elsa Keslassy, Variety, 9 May 2023

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Word History


Noun (1)

Kazak (Kazakh), town in Azerbaijan

First Known Use

Noun (1)

1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Kazak was in 1900

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“Kazak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kazak. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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