Karakalpak

noun Kara·kal·pak
variants: or Qaraqalpaq \¦karəkəl¦pak, -rəkäl-\

Definition of Karakalpak

plural Karakalpak or Karakalpaks or Qaraqalpaq or Qaraqalpaqs
1 a :a Turkic people living near Lake Aral, Central Asia
b :a member of such people
2 :the Turkic language of the Karakalpak people

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Origin and Etymology of karakalpak

Kyrgyz, literally, black cap, from kara black + kalpak cap


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