Ottoman

  • 1 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 ottomane …

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  • 2 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… …

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  • 3 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 Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Ottoman — ► ADJECTIVE historical 1) relating to the Turkish dynasty of Osman I (Othman I), founded in c.1300. 2) relating to the Ottoman Empire ruled by the successors of Osman I. 3) Turkish. ► NOUN (pl. Ottomans) ▪ a Turk, especially of the Ottoman period …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 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

  • 6 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

  • 7 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

  • 8 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

  • 9 Ottoman — [ät′ə mən] adj. [Fr < It Ottomano < ML Ottomanus < Ar ʼ uthmānī, adj. form of ʼ uthmān, OSMAN] 1. Turkish 2. of the Ottoman Empire n. pl. Ottomans 1. a Turk belonging to the tribe or family of Osman; Othman 2 …

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  • 10 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

  • 11 Ottoman — Ottoman, dem Popelin ähnlicher Damenkleiderstoff, auch ein Möbelstoff …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 12 ottoman — ► NOUN (pl. ottomans) ▪ a low upholstered seat without a back or arms, typically serving also as a box …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 Ottoman — Empire ottoman دولتِ عَليه عُثمانيه Devlet i Âliye i Osmâniyye 1299   1922 …

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  • 14 Ottoman —    The ottoman is a stuffed or cushioned footstool, sometimes called a hassock. Also called an ottoman is a backless couch, which in America never attained the popularity of the footstool.    The namesake that people have been resting their feet… …

    Dictionary of eponyms

  • 15 Ottoman — Ottomanlike, adj. /ot euh meuhn/, adj., n., pl. Ottomans. adj. 1. of or pertaining to the Ottoman Empire. 2. of or pertaining to the lands, peoples, and possessions of the Ottoman Empire. n. 3. a Turk. 4. a Turk of the family or tribe of Osman, 5 …

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  • 16 ottoman — noun Date: 1605 1. capitalized a. a member of a Turkish dynasty founded by Osman I that ruled the Ottoman Empire b. a citizen or functionary of the Ottoman Empire 2. [French ottomane, from feminine of ottoman, adjective] a. an upholstered often… …

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  • 17 Ottoman — Ot•to•man [[t]ˈɒt ə mən[/t]] adj. n. pl. mans 1) why +peo of or pertaining to the Ottoman Empire or its rulers 2) peo a) a member of the dynasty descended from Osman that ruled the Ottoman Empire b) a Turkish citizen of the Ottoman state 3) fur… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 18 Ottoman — adjective Etymology: French, adjective & noun, probably from Italian ottomano, from Arabic ‘othmānī, from ‘Othmān Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire Date: 1603 of or relating to the Ottoman Empire, its rulers, or its citizens or functionaries …

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  • 19 ottoman — ot|to|man [ˈɔtəmən US ˈa: ] n [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: ottomane, from ottoman Turkish , from Arabic othmani, from Othman Osman , first ruler of the Ottoman Empire] a piece of furniture like a large box with a soft top, used as a seat,… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 Ottoman — Ot|to|man der; s, e <aus gleichbed. fr. ottoman, eigtl. »der Türkische«, zu ottoman »osmanisch, türkisch«, dies zu arab. ut̄mān »Osmane«, nach Osman (✝1326), dem Begründer des Herrscherhauses der Ottomanen> Ripsgewebe mit breiten, stark… …

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