Kurd
Kurd Kurd, prop. n. A member of a people who inhabit a mountainous region of Western Asia, sometimes referred to as Kurdistan, spread over an area including adjoining parts of Turkey, Iran, Iraq, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Syria. The people of this region speak Kurdish and are mostly Moslem. [Written also {Koord}.] [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • Kürd — or Kyurd or Kyurt may refer to: *Kürd Eldarbəyli, Azerbaijan *Kürd Mahrızlı, Azerbaijan *Kürd, Goychay, Azerbaijan *Kürd, Jalilabad, Azerbaijan *Kürd, Qabala, Azerbaijan *Qurdbayram, Azerbaijanee also*Kurd …   Wikipedia

  • kurd — KURD, Ă, kurzi, de, s.m. şi f., adj. 1. s.m. şi f. Persoană care aparţine unui popor care trăieşte în Turcia, Iran, Irak, Siria, Afganistan, Pakistan, precum şi în câteva regiuni din fosta U.R.S.S., sau este originară de acolo. 2. adj. Care… …   Dicționar Român

  • kurd — kurd; kurd·ish; …   English syllables

  • kurd — Mot Monosíl·lab Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Kurd — [kə:d US kə:rd] n [Date: 1600 1700; : Kurdis] a member of a people living in Iran, Iraq, and Turkey …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Kurd — 1610s, the people s self designation …   Etymology dictionary

  • Kurd — ► NOUN ▪ a member of a mainly pastoral Islamic people living in Kurdistan, a region in the Middle East south of the Caucasus. ORIGIN the name in Kurdish …   English terms dictionary

  • Kurd — [kʉrd] n. [< Kurdish: a self designation] a member of an Islamic people living chiefly in Kurdistan and the S Caucasus …   English World dictionary

  • kürd — is. Azərbaycan, Türkmənistan, Suriya, İraq, İran, Türkiyə, Əfqanıstan və Pakistanda yaşayan irandilli xalq və bu xalqa mənsub adam. Əsli kürd olan bu adamın ağası Alıkişi qapılarda muzdurluq etməklə böyük ailəsini saxlayırmış. «Qaçaq Nəbi».… …   Azərbaycan dilinin izahlı lüğəti

  • Kurd — /kerrd, koord/; Pers. /koohrddd/, n. a member of an Islamic people speaking Kurdish and dwelling chiefly in Kurdistan. [1610 20] * * * Member of an ethnic and linguistic group native to parts of Iran, Iraq, and Turkey (see Kurdistan). Kurds speak …   Universalium

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