Turkoman

noun Tur·ko·man \ˈtər-kə-mən\
variants: or

Turcoman

play \ˈtər-kə-mən\

Definition of Turkoman

plural

Turkomans

or

Turcomans

  1. :  a member of a Turkic-speaking traditionally nomadic people living chiefly in Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, and Iran

Turkoman

or

Turcoman

adjective

Origin and Etymology of turkoman

Medieval Latin Turcomannus, from Persian Turkmān, from turkmān resembling a Turk, from Turk


First Known Use: circa 1520


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