kazachok

[kuh-zah-chawk]

noun, plural ka·zach·ki [kuh-zahch-kee] /kə zɑtʃˈki/.

a lively, Slavic folk dance for a solo male dancer, marked especially by the prisiadka.

Nearby words

  1. kayo,
  2. kayser-fleischer ring,
  3. kayser-fleischer rings,
  4. kayseri,
  5. kaz daği,
  6. kazakh,
  7. kazakhstan,
  8. kazan,
  9. kazan retto,
  10. kazan, elia

Origin of kazachok

1925–30; < Russian kazachók or Ukrainian kozachók, equivalent to kazák, kozák Cossack + -ok diminutive suffix

Also called kazatsky, kazatske.

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British Dictionary definitions for kazachok

kazachok

noun

a Russian folk dance in which the performer executes high kicks from a squatting position

Word Origin for kazachok

Russian

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