Turkic language


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Noun1.Turkic language - a subfamily of Altaic languagesTurkic language - 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)
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After his death, Nasimi's works continued to exercise a great influence on many Turkic language poets such as Fuzuli (14831556), Khatai (14871524).
The International Organization of Turkic Culture is an international cultural organization of countries with Turkic populations, speaking languages belonging to the Turkic language family.
Part of the package was an attempt to curb Islamic observance and the use of the local Turkic language. And when that wasn't producing the desired result, Beijing began expanding the 're-education centres' that now hold up to a tenth of the Muslim population.
They speak a Turkic language and see their roots as being embedded in a wholly different civilisation.
Hungarian is a unique and distinctive language that is related to the Turkic language. "We are Christians but we have Kypchak-Turkic roots," he said.
In recent years, hundreds of people have been killed in violence between Uighurs, who speak a Turkic language, and migrants from the Han Chinese ethnic majority.
China is worried that Uighurs, a mostly Muslim people who speak a Turkic language, have gone to Syria and Iraq to fight for militants there, having travelled illegally via Southeast Asia and Turkey.
[Ideas concerning the sky and the sky phenomena.] In Comparative grammar of Turkic language. The Proto-Turkic basic language: the world picture of the Proto-Turkic ethnos (by language data), 328-351.
Like other ethnic minorities (which together comprise 60% of the country's population), ethnic Azeris in Iran are denied the right to educate their children in their Turkic language and to use it in interaction with state institutions such as during judicial proceedings or in written bureaucratic forms.
Serdar Gundogan, the Vice President of YTB, while speaking to nCa in Ankara on Tuesday, explained that the focus of his organization was not limited to the ethnic Turks and those who speak a Turkic language.
The government blames the violence on Islamist militants who want to establish an independent state called East Turkestan for minority Uighurs, a mostly Muslim people who speak a Turkic language and hail from Xinjiang.
former Soviet Socialist Republics which gained their independence 20 years ago, a Turkic language called Azari ("Azeri") is used, which