Turki


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Tur·ki

 (tûr′kē)
adj.
Of or relating to the Turkic language subfamily, especially the eastern Turkic languages, or their speakers.
n. pl. Turki or Tur·kis
1. The Turkic language subfamily, especially the eastern Turkic languages.
2. A member of a Turki-speaking people.

[Persian turkī, from Turk, Turk, from Turkish Türk; see Turk.]

Turki

(ˈtɜːkɪ)
adj
1. (Languages) of or relating to the Turkic languages, esp those of central Asia
2. (Peoples) of or relating to speakers of these languages
n
(Languages) these languages collectively; esp Eastern Turkic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic languageTurki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
Turk - a native or inhabitant of Turkey
Azerbaijani - a native or inhabitant of Azerbaijan
Chuvash - a member of a people of Turkic speech living in the Volga region in eastern Russia
Karakalpak - a member of a Turkic people living near Lake Aral in central Asia
Kazak, Kazakh - a Muslim who is a member of a Turkic people of western Asia (especially in Kazakstan)
Khirghiz, Kirghiz, Kirgiz - a member of a people of Turkic speech and Mongolian race inhabiting vast regions of central Siberia
Turcoman, Turkmen, Turkoman - a member of a Turkic people living in Turkmenistan and neighboring areas
Uighur, Uigur, Uygur - a member of a people who speak Uighur and live in Xinjiang and adjacent areas
Usbeg, Usbek, Uzbak, Uzbeg, Uzbek - a member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas
Yakut - a member of a Turkic people of northeastern Siberia (mainly in the Lena river basin)
2.Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languagesTurki - a subfamily of Altaic languages  
Altaic language, Altaic - a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
Turkish - a Turkic language spoken by the Turks
Turcoman, Turkoman, Turkmen - the Turkic language spoken by the Turkoman
Azerbaijani - the Turkic language spoken by the Azerbaijani
Kazak, Kazakh - the Turkic language spoken by the Kazak
Tatar - the Turkic language spoken by the Tatar living from the Volga to the Ural Mountains
Usbeg, Usbek, Uzbak, Uzbeg, Uzbek - the Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
Uighur, Uigur, Uygur - the Turkic language spoken by approximately 7,000,000 Uighur in extreme northwestern China
Yakut - the Turkic language spoken by the Yakut
Khirghiz, Kirghiz, Kirgiz - the Turkic language spoken by the Kirghiz
Karakalpak - the Turkic language spoken by the Karakalpak
Chuvash - the Turkic language spoken by the Chuvash
Chagatai, Eastern Turki, Jagatai, Jaghatai - a Turkic literary language of medieval central Asia (named for one of the sons of Genghis Khan)
References in periodicals archive ?
While Assarain completed a hat-trick of titles with 36 points after winning their final game of the season against Al Turki, Enhance (31 points) lost their final game against Al Turki ending their hopes of clinching the Premier Division title for the first time.
ARAB NEWS Prince Turki Al-Faisal JEDDAH: The Academic Council of L.
Lassaad Adel Turki as a Senior Managing Director in its subsidiary Compass Lexecon and as a member of the Compass Lexecon Advisory Committee.
Un communique du Cabinet royal publie par l'agence saoudienne de presse (SPA) indique que le Prince Turki Ben Abdelaziz s'est eteint samedi matin, et que la priere du mort aura lieu apres la priere d'al Asr, a la mosquee Imam Turki Ben Abdellah a Riyad.
RIYADH -- Prince Turki bin Abdel Aziz, a brother of Saudi Arabia's king, died, a statement from the palace published on the official news agency SPA said early Saturday.
On the winning team, goals were scored by Majdi Turki, Muhammad Turki, Terry Bannister and Samuel Cayenne.
But one of the main speakers this year was Saudi Prince Turki Al Faisal, a former intelligence chief and one time ambassador to the United States.
that terrorism united", and their arrests followed "repeated attempts to harm the security and stability of the homeland", Turki said, without specifying when they were detained.
before returning to the kingdom to destabilise the country," Turki said.
Manama, July 1 -- (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, sympathising on the demise of the late HRH Prince Khalid bin Turki bin Abdul-Aziz bin Turki Al Saud, beseeching Allah the Almighty to accommodate the deceased in His mercy and bliss in His vastest paradises.
According to Ahrar Center, Hadil Abu Turki was the youngest female prisoner behind Israeli bars.
HIS Majesty King Hamad yesterday sent cables of condolences to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince, Deputy Premier and Defence Minister Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on the death of Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Affairs Prince Turki bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.