Origin of Young Turkorigin, originally , member of early 20th-c. revolutionary group in Turkey
Young TurkYoung Turk
- A member of a Turkish reformist and nationalist political party active in the early 1900s.
- often young Turk a. A young progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement, or political party.b. A young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations.
(plural Young Turks)
- Alternative form of young Turk.