Kyrgyz

noun
Kyr·​gyz | \ ˌkir-ˈgēz How to pronounce Kyrgyz (audio) \
variants: or
plural Kyrgyz or Kirghiz

Definition of Kyrgyz

1 : a member of a Turkic people of Kyrgyzstan and adjacent areas of central Asia
2 : the language of the Kyrgyz

Other Words from Kyrgyz

Kyrgyz adjective

First Known Use of Kyrgyz

1652, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Kyrgyz

Kyrgyz Kɨrgɨz

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“Kyrgyz.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kyrgyz. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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