Istambuli

[is-tam-boo-lee, -boo l-ee, -tahm-]

noun

a native or inhabitant of Istanbul.

Origin of Istambuli

Istambul (respelling of Istanbul to reflect the assimilation of n) + -i < Arabic adj. suffix of appurtenance
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