Ottoman meaning

ŏtə-mən
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Of or relating to the Ottoman Empire or its people, language, or culture.
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A Turk, especially a member of the family or tribe of Osman I.
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Of the Islamic empire of Turkey.
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A Turk, especially a member of the family or tribe of Osman I.
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Turkish.
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A Turk from the period of Ottoman Empire.
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A heavy silk or rayon fabric with a corded texture, usually used for coats and trimmings.
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Of or relating to the Ottoman Empire or its people, language, or culture.
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Turkish.
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Turkish.
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Of the Ottoman Empire.
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A Turk belonging to the tribe or family of Osman; Othman.
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An upholstered sofa, without arms or a back, sometimes with a compartment for storing linen, etc.
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A low stool or thick cushion used to rest the feet or as a seat.
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A fabric with a pronounced ribbed or corded effect, often made of silk or a mixture .
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Origin of ottoman

  • French from New Latin ottomanus ultimately (perhap influenced by Medieval Latin turcomannus Turkmen) from Arabic ‘uṯmānī of Osman I, Ottoman from ‘uṯmān original Arabic form and source of the Turkish male given name Osman.

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French from New Latin ottomanus ultimately (perhap influenced by Medieval Latin turcomannus Turkmen) from Arabic ‘uṯmānī of Osman I, Ottoman from ‘uṯmān original Arabic form and source of the Turkish male given name Osman.

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French ottomane feminine of ottoman Ottoman Ottoman

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle French Ottoman, from post-classical Latin Ottomanus, from Ottoman Turkish عثمان, from Arabic personal name عثمان (Ê¿uthmān). Osman is the Turkish spelling of the male Arabic given name Uthman, therefore the Ottoman Empire is sometimes referred to as the Osman Empire, Osmanic Empire, or Osmanian Empire, after Osman I.

    From Wiktionary