Kurdish

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Kurd·ish

 (kûr′dĭsh, ko͝or′-)
adj.
Of or relating to the Kurds or their language or culture.
n.
Any of a group of Iranian languages spoken by the Kurds.
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Kurdish

(ˈkɜːdɪʃ)
n
(Languages) the language of the Kurds, belonging to the West Iranian branch of the Indo-European family
adj
1. (Peoples) of or relating to the Kurds or their language
2. (Languages) of or relating to the Kurds or their language
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Kurd•ish

(ˈkɜr dɪʃ, ˈkʊər-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Kurdistan, the Kurds, or their language.
n.
2. the Iranian language of the Kurds.
[1805–15]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kurdish - an Iranian language spoken in Turkey and Iran and Iraq and Syria and RussiaKurdish - an Iranian language spoken in Turkey and Iran and Iraq and Syria and Russia
Iranian language, Iranian - the modern Persian language spoken in Iran
Adj.1.Kurdish - of or relating to Kurdistan or the Kurds or their language and culture; "Kurdish Moslems"
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Translations
kurd
kurdu
kurdisk
kurdyjski
curdo
kurdčina
kurdiska

Kurdish

[ˈkɜːdɪʃ]
A. ADJkurdo
B. N (Ling) → kurdo m
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Kurdish

[ˈkɜːrdɪʃ]
adjkurde
n (= language) → kurde m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

Kurdish

adjkurdisch
nKurdisch nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

Kurdish

[ˈkɜːdɪʃ]
1. adjcurdo/a
2. n (language) → curdo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Once again, Kurdi emphasises that female characters become creative subjects who, through narration, take an active role in shaping their stories, lifting them out of the dominant patriarchal discourse.
We have entered these latest joint ventures because they ensure long term supplies," said Kurdi of the two projects, costing $840 million and now being implemented.
The new phosphate terminal, Kurdi said, will be built at a new location in the Southern Industrial Zone, under a 30-year development and operation agreement signed with the Aqaba Development Corporation.
Meanwhile, another employee retrieved a handgun kept under the cashier's counter for self-defense, but put it down when Abdul-Shajee, who was still menacing Al Kurdi, ordered him to do so.
Kurdi's thesis--based also on other critics' statements--is that the new flourishing of drama from the 1960s on is the "second renaissance" of Irish drama.
Kurdi welcomed Japan's distinction between a militant Islamic fundamentalist blamed as behind the Sept.
Discussing where she sees her brand over the next decade, Kurdi said: "In five years, Kate Middleton (the Duchess of Cambridge) will wear our brand, and in 10 years, alongside a flagship store on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, we will have a branch in each of the world's fashion capitals.
It wasn't easy for Kurdi as she had to balance her studies and work: 'Sa tinagal tagal ko sa kolehiyo, sa lahat ng hirap...
The security forces managed to arrest Kurdi, an Iraqi, and his son Mahdi Kurdi, , who also carried out activities in the district of Tal Afar, Nineveh province in favor of "Daesh."
Aqaba: Jordanian teen golf sensation Shergo Kurdi will have a front-row seat to a masterclass when he tees-off alongside 2011 Open champion Darren Clarke at the Mena Golf Tour's Ayla Golf Championship in Aqaba on Thursday.
29 (Petra) -- The Ministry of Justice has started to legal measures for the arrest of former CEO of the Jordan Phosphates Mines Company (JPMC), Walid Kurdi, who was sentenced in 2013 to 37.5 years imprisonment and a fine of JOD284 million.