Kurdistan

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noun Kur·di·stan \ˌku̇r-də-ˈstan, ˌkər-\

Definition of Kurdistan

  1. :  an Oriental rug woven by the Kurds and noted for fine colors

Origin and Etymology of kurdistan

Kurdistan, Asia


Kurdistan

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geographical name Kur·di·stan \ˌku̇r-də-ˈstan, ˌkər-, -ˈstän; ˈkər-də-ˌ\

Definition of Kurdistan

  1. region of eastern Turkey, northwestern Iran, northern Iraq, and northeastern Syria that is largely inhabited by Kurds population 28,000,000


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