a member of a Turkish people consisting of a group of tribes that inhabit the region near the Aral Sea and parts of Iran and Afghanistan.
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How to use Turkoman in a sentence
Such, at all events, was the expressed opinion of the Turkomans.
These form at this day the greatest and most powerful tribe of the Turkomans.
My friends, as well as the Turkomans, had with them supplies of sheep-fat.
Amongst the Turkomans we find no trace of any such character.
On the other route are the Yomut Turkomans, an honest, hospitable people.
British Dictionary definitions for Turkoman
plural -mans or -men a member of a formerly nomadic people of central Asia, now living chiefly in Turkmenistan and in NE Iran
the Turkmen language
of or relating to this people or their language
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