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TURKMENE [3 records]

Record 1 2018-02-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Inhabitant Names and Ethnonyms
DEF

A native or long-term resident of Turkmenistan.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Gentilés et ethnonymes
DEF

Personne née au Turkménistan ou qui y habite.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Gentilicios y etnónimos
DEF

Persona nativa o habitante de Turkmenistán.

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Record 2 2011-01-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Horse Husbandry
  • Horse Racing and Equestrian Sports

French

Domaine(s)
  • Élevage des chevaux
  • Courses hippiques et sports équestres

Spanish

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Record 3 2010-06-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics
DEF

A Turkic language spoken by the Turkmen. It is spoken mostly east of the Caspian Sea in Turkmenistan but also in parts of European Russia, Iran and the Caucasus. Turkmen was written with the arabic alphabet before 1927. However, in the Soviet Union, the Latin alphabet was replaced by a Cyrillic alphabet in 1940.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Psycho-, socio- et ethnolinguistique
DEF

Langue turque parlée principalement au Turkmenistan, ainsi que dans l'ouest de l'Ouzbékistan, le sud du Kazakhstan, le nord de l'Iran et de l'Afghanistan. Le turkmène appartient au groupe oghouz des langues turques et est très proche de l'azéri et du turc de Turquie.

Spanish

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