Tadzhik

Tadzhik
noun
1. a native or inhabitant of Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
Syn: ↑Tajik
Hypernyms: ↑Asian, ↑Asiatic
Member Holonyms: ↑Tajikistan, ↑Republic of Tajikistan, ↑Tadzhikistan, ↑Tadjik, ↑Tajik
2. a landlocked mountainous republic in southeast central Asia to the north of Afghanistan; formerly an Asian soviet
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Asian country, ↑Asian nation
Member Holonyms: ↑Commonwealth of Independent States, ↑CIS
Part Holonyms: ↑Asia
Member Meronyms: ↑Tajik
Part Meronyms:
3. an ethnic group (mostly Moslem) living in Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
Syn: ↑Tajik
Hypernyms: ↑ethnic group, ↑ethnos
4. the Iranian language of the Tajik that is closely related to Farsi; spoken in Iran and Tajikistan
Syn: ↑Tajiki, ↑Tajik
Hypernyms: ↑Iranian, ↑Iranian language

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Tadjik, Tadzhik
varr. Tajik.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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