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This is the disambiguation page for the terms Turk, Turkey, Turkic, and Turkish. Because these four terms are highly interrelated, they also refer to similar subjects, all gathered on this one disambiguation page. Shortcut: WP:D or WP:DAB Disambiguation in Wikipedia and Wikimedia is the process of resolving the conflict that occurs when articles about two or more different topics have the same natural title. ...

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Turk

A Turk is someone from one of the Turkic peoples. Other meanings of Turk are The Turkic peoples are (currently some 150 million) Central Asians whose members speak languages in the Turkic family of languages, and their descendants thoughout the world. ...

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Turkey

The related name of Turkey refers to the country Turkey or, in informal usage, to the Turkish/Ottoman Empire (old usage). Other meanings of turkey are This page has been protected from editing to deal with vandalism. ... The Ottoman Empire at the height of its power Imperial motto El Muzaffer Daima The Ever Victorious (as written in tugra) Official language Ottoman Turkish Capital İstanbul (Constantinople/Asitane/Konstantiniyye ) Sovereigns Sultans of the Osmanli Dynasty Population ca 40 million Area 6. ...

Species Meleagris gallopavo Meleagris ocellata A turkey is either of two species of large birds in the gamebird family with fan-shaped tails and wattled necks. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of article quality. ... Turkey is a town located in Sampson County, North Carolina. ... Bowling is the common name for several sports that involve rolling a ball towards a target or to knock down pins. ... Cold turkey is a term describing the actions of a person who gives up his habit or addiction at a single moment, rather than through gradually easing the process through tapering off or supplemental medication. ... When an addictive behavior is stopped or an addictive substance is withdrawn from use, withdrawal symptoms almost always follow. ... Drug addiction, or dependency is the compulsive use of drugs, to the point where the user has no effective choice but to continue use. ...

Turkic

Turkic means relating to the group of countries and places in Central Asia, Caucasus and parts of south-western Asia where the people share the same language family. A good reference for this term is found in

The Turkic peoples are (currently some 150 million) Central Asians whose members speak languages in the Turkic family of languages, and their descendants thoughout the world. ... The Turkic languages are a group of closely related languages that are spoken by a variety of people distributed across a vast area from Eastern Europe to Siberia and Western China. ...

Turkish

The term Turkish denotes of or relating to the country of Turkey. Various subjects can be referred to, such as


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The Turkic pastoral tribes that later became the Yakut, Khakass, Kirghiz, Tuvinians, Nogai (Qazaq), and Altai appeared in Central Asia around 2000 B.C. Prior to that, these tribes had left their settlements between the Dnieper and Don rivers (see map 1) and embarked on a slow, eastward migration across the unpopulated steppe of present-day Kazakhstan.
After arriving in the forest zone east of the steppe, the Turkic tribes came into contact with the local population.
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