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Type Country
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. TUR-kee
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Meaning & History

From Latin Turcia, derived from the ethnonym Turk, which is from Old Turkic possibly meaning "ancestry". This is the name of a country situated on the Anatolian peninsula.
Other Languages & CulturesTurkiyya(Arabic) Turquie(French) Türkei(German) Turchia(Italian) Turcia(Late Roman) Turquia(Portuguese) Turquía(Spanish) Türkiye(Turkish)
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