βασιβουζούκος

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Greek[edit]

Oil painting by French painter Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1881

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish başıbozuk.

Noun[edit]

βασιβουζούκος (vasivouzoúkosm (plural βασιβουζούκοι)

  1. bashi-bazouk, irregular soldier of the Ottoman army
  2. someone who doesn't obey the rules, also causes trouble and wants to be independent

Declension[edit]