Seljuk

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adjective Sel·juk \ ˈsel-ˌjük , sel-ˈ \
variants: or Seljukian play \sel-ˈjü-kē-ən\

Definition of Seljuk

1 :of or relating to any of several Turkish dynasties ruling over a great part of western Asia in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries
2 :of, relating to, or characteristic of a Turkish people ruled over by a Seljuk dynasty

Seljuk

or Seljukian noun

Origin and Etymology of seljuk

Turkish Selçuk, eponymous ancestor of the dynasties


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