noun, plural Tajiks (especially collectively) Tajik for 1.
a member of a people living mainly in Tadzhikistan, as well as parts of Afghanistan and China.
[tah-ji-kee, tah-jee-] /ˈtɑ dʒɪ ki, tɑˈdʒi-/ (Show IPA). the Iranian language spoken by the Tajiks, closely related to Persian but in Tadzhikistan written in the Cyrillic alphabet.
the language of the Tajik, belonging to the West Iranian subbranch of the Indo-European family
of or relating to the Tajik or their language
noun (pl) -jik
a member of a Persian-speaking Muslim people inhabiting Tajikistan and parts of Sinkiang in W China
noun 1. Tadzhikistan. noun 1. a republic in central Asia: under Uzbek rule from the 15th century until taken over by Russia in the 1860s, it became an autonomous Soviet republic in 1929 and gained full independence from the Soviet Union in 1991; it is mainly mountainous. Official language: Tajik or Tajiki. Religion: believers are […]
noun 1. a variant spelling of tagine noun See tagine
noun 1. a white marble mausoleum built at Agra, India, by the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan (fl. 1628–58) for his favorite wife. noun 1. a white marble mausoleum in central India, in Agra on the Jumna River: built (1632–43) by the emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal; regarded as the […]
noun 1. Spanish name of Tagus. noun 1. the Spanish name for the Tagus