Tajik

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noun Ta·jik \tä-ˈjik, tə-, -ˈjēk\
variants: or

Tadzhik

Definition of Tajik

  1. 1 :  a member of a Persian-speaking ethnic group living in Tajikistan, Afghanistan, and adjacent areas of central Asia

  2. 2 :  the form of Persian spoken by the Tajiks

1815

First Known Use of tajik

1815


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