are used in Circassia, part of the Caucasus region of Russia, by speakers of the Circassian
languages of Adyghe and Kabardian.
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ADYGA KHAKU Адыгэ Хэку (Country & Region) Circassian
From Circassian адыгэ (adyga)
, the name of the Adyghe people, combined with хэку (khaku)
meaning "homeland, land". This is the Circassian name for Circassia
TURKMENISTAN Туркменистан (Country) Abkhaz, Afrikaans, Avar, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chuvash, Circassian, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, Finnish, German, Indonesian, Italian, Lezgin, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Serbian, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Ukrainian
From Turkmen Türkmenistan
, from the ethnic name Türkmen
combined with the Persian suffix -ستان (-stan)
meaning "land of". The ethnic name is believed by some to mean "resembling a Turk" or "co-Turk", from the name of the Turkic peoples combined with the Sogdian suffix -myn