Usbegs
Usbegs Us"begs, Usbeks Us"beks, n. pl. (Ethnol.) A Turkish tribe which about the close of the 15th century conquered, and settled in, that part of Asia now called Turkestan. [Written also {Uzbecks}, and {Uzbeks}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Usbeks — Usbegs Us begs, Usbeks Us beks, n. pl. (Ethnol.) A Turkish tribe which about the close of the 15th century conquered, and settled in, that part of Asia now called Turkestan. [Written also {Uzbecks}, and {Uzbeks}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Uzbecks — Usbegs Us begs, Usbeks Us beks, n. pl. (Ethnol.) A Turkish tribe which about the close of the 15th century conquered, and settled in, that part of Asia now called Turkestan. [Written also {Uzbecks}, and {Uzbeks}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Uzbeks — Usbegs Us begs, Usbeks Us beks, n. pl. (Ethnol.) A Turkish tribe which about the close of the 15th century conquered, and settled in, that part of Asia now called Turkestan. [Written also {Uzbecks}, and {Uzbeks}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Usbeg — /oos beg, us , oos beg /, n., pl. Usbegs, (esp. collectively) Usbeg. Uzbek. * * * …   Universalium

  • Human Race —     Human Race     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Human Race     Mankind exhibits differences which have been variously interpreted. Some consider them so great that they regard the varieties of the human race as distinct species; others maintain the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Usbeg — noun 1. a member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas • Syn: ↑Uzbek, ↑Uzbeg, ↑Uzbak, ↑Usbek • Hypernyms: ↑Turki 2. the Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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