How to Pronounce turk?

Correct pronunciation for the word "turk" is [tˈɜːk], [tˈɜːk], [t_ˈɜː_k].

"Turk" in context

Turk is a term used to refer to citizens or ethnic groups of Turkey and other countries located in historic Eastern Anatolia. The Turk people are commonly associated with the early nomadic Turkish populations who migrated across Central Asia to Anatolia, the original homeland of Turkic-speaking people. The Turkic language family is a branch of the larger Altaic language family, which encompasses more than 30 distinct languages primarily spoken in Turkey, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Kyrgyzstan. In modern times, Turkic-speaking people can be found in many countries, including in Europe, the Middle East, and North America.

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