tadzhik
1. [ noun ] (linguistics) the Iranian language of the Tajik people that is closely related to Farsi; spoken in Iran and Tajikistan
Synonyms: tajik Tajiki
Related terms: Iranian
2. [ noun ] an ethnic group (mostly Moslem) living in Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
Synonyms: tajik
Related terms: ethnic_group
3. [ noun ] a native or inhabitant of Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
Synonyms: tajik
Related terms: Asian Tajikistan
4. [ noun ] (government,geography) a landlocked mountainous republic in southeast central Asia north of Afghanistan; formerly an Asian Soviet
Synonyms: Tadzhikistan Tadjik Tajik republic_of_tajikistan Tajikistan
Related terms: Asian_country Commonwealth_of_Independent_States Asia Dusanbe
Similar spelling:   Tadjik