Turcoman

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Tur·co·man

 (tûr′kə-mən)
n. & adj.
Variant of Turkmen..
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Noun1.Turcoman - a member of a Turkic people living in Turkmenistan and neighboring areasTurcoman - a member of a Turkic people living in Turkmenistan and neighboring areas
Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
2.Turcoman - the Turkic language spoken by the TurkomanTurcoman - the Turkic language spoken by the Turkoman
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
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In his days, [the following events are noteworthy:] Safety on the roads in the Syrian regions was undermined by the Arab Bedouin and Turcomen causing mischief, as a result of the fact that Yalbugh[a.
Turkey advocates a consensus solution for the status of the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, mainly in order to avoid it becoming the financial foundation for a Kurdish state but also to ensure the rights of the Iraqi Turcomen, ethnic kin of the Turks.
There have been repeated clashes between the Kurds on one side and the Arabs and Turcomen (ethnic Turks) in Kirkuk and huge demonstrations by Shi'is in Baghdad and the cities of the south, against occupation, against government by selection and against the Kurdish call for federation.