Tajik
or Tadzhik noun Date: 1815 1. a member of a Persian-speaking ethnic group living in Tajikistan, Afghanistan, and adjacent areas of central Asia 2. the form of Persian spoken by the Tajiks

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  • Tajik — /tah jik , jeek /; Russ. /tu jik /, n., pl. Tajiks, (esp. collectively) Tajik for 1. 1. a member of a people living mainly in Tadzhikistan, as well as parts of Afghanistan and China. 2. Also, Tajiki /tah ji kee, tah jee /. the Iranian language… …   Universalium

  • Tajik — 1. noun a) A person from Tajikistan or of Tajik descent. b) The Persian dialect spoken in Tajikistan. 2. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Tajikistan, the Tajik people (living in Tajikistan and Afghanistan) or the Tajiki dialect of P …   Wiktionary

  • Tajik — [tα: dʒi:k] (also Tadjik or Tadzhik) noun 1》 a member of a mainly Muslim people inhabiting Tajikistan and parts of neighbouring countries.     ↘a native or national of the republic of Tajikistan. 2》 (also Tajiki tα: dʒi:ki) the Iranian language… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Tajik — /ˈtadʒɪk/ (say tahjik) noun 1. a people of Iranian descent living in Tajikistan and vicinity. 2. (plural Tajik or Tajiks) a member of this people. 3. the language of this people, belonging to the West Iranian sub branch of the Indo European… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tajik — noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China • Syn: ↑Tadzhik • Hypernyms: ↑Asian, ↑Asiatic • Member Holonyms: ↑Tajikistan, ↑Republic of Tajikistan, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tajik — ISO 639 3 Code : tgk ISO 639 2/B Code : tgk ISO 639 2/T Code : tgk ISO 639 1 Code : tg Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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