Definition of Turco in English:


Syllabification: Tur·co
Pronunciation: /ˈtərkō

noun (plural Turcos)

  • An Algerian soldier in the French army.
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    • In Argentina the Turcos were a stigmatized immigrant group within a strongly assimilationist national culture.


mid 19th century: from Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian, literally 'Turk'.

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