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n. - The Iranian language of a group of people that is closely related to Farsi; An ethnic group (mostly Moslem) living in Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China;

Usage examples (8)
  • Five Red Army officers in shiny boots and enormous greatcoats, one of them a general with his jowls overflowing his collar; three Tadzhik women in traditional costume;...
  • Well no, the peak's next appellation will probably be a Tadzhik name since the mountain is in Tadzhikistan.
  • A month ago in my relatively sleepy bedroom community, a young Tadzhik citizen was stabbed thirty-six times.
  • Stalinabad, the capital of Tadzhik Republic, did regain its original Tadzhik name of Dushanbe, but here the change was back to the old name of a caravan stop and... for more
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