Kurd

noun \ ˈku̇rd , ˈkərd \

Definition of Kurd

: a member of a pastoral and agricultural people who inhabit a plateau region in adjoining parts of Turkey, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Armenia, and Azerbaijan

Kurdish

play \ˈku̇r-dish, ˈkər-\ adjective

First Known Use of kurd

1595

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Kurd

Definition of Kurd for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a group of people who live in a region that includes parts of Turkey, Iran, and Iraq



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