Tatar
Tartar Tar"tar, n. 1. [Per. T[=a]t[=a]r, of Tartar origin.] A native or inhabitant of Tartary in Asia; a member of any one of numerous tribes, chiefly Moslem, of Turkish origin, inhabiting the Russian Europe; -- written also, more correctly but less usually, {Tatar}. [1913 Webster]

2. A person of a keen, irritable temper. [1913 Webster]

{To catch a tartar}, to lay hold of, or encounter, a person who proves too strong for the assailant. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • tatar — tatar …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • TATAR — Au nombre de 6 600 000 sur l’ensemble du territoire soviétique lors du recensement de 1989, les Tatar constituent 3,8 p. 100 de la population russe dans les années 1990. Outre ceux qui habitent sur le cours moyen de la Volga et dans l’Oural les… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tătar — TĂTÁR, Ă, tătari, e s.m. şi f., adj. 1. s.m. şi f. Persoană care face parte din populaţia de bază a Republicii Tătare sau din grupurile etnice (înrudite ca limbă cu această populaţie) stabilite în cursul istoriei în diferite regiuni din Asia şi… …   Dicționar Român

  • tatar — tatar̃ inerj. tarškėjimui, barškėjimui nusakyti (ppr. kartojant): Tatar̃ dantys sutarškėjo Šts. Ans kokius abrinaičius ten prisirišęs ant nugaros tatar̃ tatar̃ Žeml …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • Tatar — [tät′ər] n. [Pers] 1. a member of any of the Mongolian and Turkic peoples that took part in the invasion of central and W Asia and E Europe in the Middle Ages 2. a member of a Turkic people living in a region of EC European Russia, the Crimea,… …   English World dictionary

  • Tatar — Tatar, s.u. Crambe …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • tatar — tatar, are (ta tar, ta r ) s. m. et f. Voy. tartare 2 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • ţâţar — ţâţár s.m., n. 1. (s.m.) varietate de struguri. 2. (s.n.) biberon, susetă. Trimis de blaurb, 21.03.2007. Sursa: DAR …   Dicționar Român

  • Tatar — see TARTAR (Cf. Tartar) …   Etymology dictionary

  • tatar — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mż a. mnż I, D. a, Mc. tatararze, pot. {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} befsztyk z mielonego surowego mięsa wołowego lub końskiego z przyprawami; befsztyk tatarski : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Zjeść, przyrządzić tatara. {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Tatar — Tatarian /tah tair ee euhn/, Tataric /tah tar ik/, adj. /tah teuhr/, n. 1. a member of a modern Turkic people living in the Tatar Autonomous Republic and adjacent regions of eastern European Russia and in widely scattered communities in western… …   Universalium

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