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Turcophile

or Tur·ko·phile

[tur-kuh-fahyl]
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noun
  1. a person who favors or admires Turkey, Turkish customs, or Turks.
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adjective
  1. tending to favor Turkey or Turkish customs.
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Also Tur·co·phil, Tur·ko·phil [tur-kuh-fil] /ˈtɜr kə fɪl/.

Origin of Turcophile

First recorded in 1875–80; Turco- + -phile

Turkophile

[tur-kuh-fahyl]
noun, adjective
  1. Turcophile.
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Also Tur·ko·phil [tur-kuh-fil] /ˈtɜr kə fɪl/.
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Word Origin and History for turkophil

Turkophile

also Turcophile, 1876, from comb. form of Turk + -phile.

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