Kazakh

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Etymology 1[edit]

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From Russian каза́х (kazáx). Cognate with Cossack, ultimately from Turkic languages.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkæzæk/, /kəˈzɑːk/

Noun[edit]

Kazakh (plural Kazakhs)

  1. A person from Kazakhstan or of Kazakh descent.
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Proper noun[edit]

Kazakh

  1. The national language of Kazakhstan.
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Adjective[edit]

Kazakh (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Kazakhstan, the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language.
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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “казак”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

Etymology 2[edit]

From Russian Каза́х (Kazáx).

Proper noun[edit]

Kazakh

  1. Alternative form of Gazakh