Definition of Uzbek in English:
1A member of a Turkic people living mainly in the republic of Uzbekistan and elsewhere in southwestern Asia.
- They were a representative ethnic mix of the region: Russians, Uzbeks and Kazakhs.
- Uzbek is the language of about twenty million Uzbeks living in Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan.
- The Uzbeks are the world's second-largest group of Turkic people (after the Turks of Turkey).
1.1A native or inhabitant of Uzbekistan.
- Uzbeks felt that foreign rulers were being imposed upon them.
- Two Uzbeks, a Kuwaiti and a Saudi national were arrested.
- The Ferghana Valley spans neighbouring Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, with Uzbeks having strong bonds with the Kyrgyz.
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Relating to Uzbekistan, the Uzbeks, or their language.
- But with the loosening of state control in the 1980s, a new generation of writers renewed the Uzbek language and Uzbek themes.
- The forum was attended by producers of fruit and wine, by representatives of Uzbek banks, industry organisations, and tourism associations.
- The picture of this woman selling bread is significant because of the unique role of bread in Uzbek life and cuisine.
the name in Uzbek.
Words that rhyme with UzbekBeiderbecke • hacek
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