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Ottoman

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Ottoman
Ottoman Ot"to*man, a. [F. ottoman: cf. It. ottomano, ottomanno; -- from Othoman, Othman, or Osman, the name of a sultan who assumed the government of Turkey about the year 1300. Cf. {Osmanli}, {Ottoman} a stuffed seat.] Of or pertaining to the Turks; as, the Ottoman power or empire. [1913 Webster]

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  • ottoman — * * * ottoman, ane [ ɔtɔmɑ̃, an ] adj. et n. • 1624; de Othman, fondateur d une dynastie qui régna sur la Turquie I ♦ Adj. Qui a rapport à la dynastie d Othman. ♢ Par ext. Anciennt Turc. L Empire ottoman : l empire turc (de 1299 à 1918). Armée… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ottoman — may refer to: the Ottoman Empire, a Turkish state in existence from 1299 to 1923 Ottoman Turks, the Turkic ethnic group that originally comprised the Ottoman Empire the Ottoman Dynasty, the governing family of the Ottoman Empire the Ottoman… …   Wikipedia

  • Ottoman — Ot to*man, n.; pl. {Ottomans}. 1. A Turk. [1913 Webster] 2. [F. ottomane, from ottoman Turkish.] A stuffed seat without a back, originally used in Turkey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ottoman — Ottoman,   Herrschername, Nebenform zu Osman. * * * Ot|to|man, der; s, e [frz. ottoman, eigtl. = osmanisch, türkisch, zu arab. utmān = Osmane] (Textilind.): Gewebe mit breiten, ausgeprägten Rippen, das bes. als Dekorationsstoff verwendet wird …   Universal-Lexikon

  • ottoman — ottoman, ane (o tto man, ma n ) adj. Se dit des Turcs et spécialement de leurs sultans. •   De l honneur ottoman ses successeurs jaloux Ont daigné rarement prendre le nom d époux, RAC. Bajaz. II, 1. •   Soliman.... Nul n éleva si haut la grandeur …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Ottoman — 1580s, from Fr. Ottoman, from It. Ottomano, from Arabic Uthmani of or belonging to Arabic masc. proper name Uthman, which in Turkish is pronounced Othman (see OSMANLI (Cf. Osmanli)), name of the founder of the dynasty and empire. Ending altered… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ottoman — oder Ottomangewebe ist ein Textilgewebe in Ripsbindung mit starken Querrippen, die durch mehrfache Schussfäden aus Wolle oder andere Fasern hervorgerufen sind. Dieses Gewebe findet für Mantel und Kleiderstoffe Verwendung. Weblinks Eintrag bei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ottoman — Ottoman, dem Popelin ähnlicher Damenkleiderstoff, auch ein Möbelstoff …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ottoman — Empire ottoman دولتِ عَليه عُثمانيه Devlet i Âliye i Osmâniyye 1299   1922 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ottoman — I noun 1. a Turk (especially a Turk who is a member of the tribe of Osman I) • Syn: ↑Ottoman Turk, ↑Osmanli • Hypernyms: ↑Turk 2. the Turkish dynasty that ruled the Ottoman Empire from the 13th century to its dissolution after World War I …   Useful english dictionary