թուրք

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian թուրք (tʿurkʿ).

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թուրք (tʿurkʿ)

  1. Turk (a person from Turkey or of Turkish ethnic descent)
    Synonym: տաճիկ (tačik)
  2. (colloquial, dialectal) Azerbaijani
    Synonym: ադրբեջանցի (adrbeǰancʿi)
  3. (figuratively) barbarian, vandal, Turk

Usage notes[edit]

Contrasts with թյուրք (tʿyurkʿ, a member of any of the various Turkic peoples). The contrast is probably modelled on Russian ту́рок (túrok) vs тюрк (tjurk).

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