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How do Turks call their country?

How do Turks call their country?

Turkey adopted its official name, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti, known in English as the Republic of Turkey, upon the declaration of the republic on October 29 1923.

How do they greet in turkey?

People commonly greet each other by saying “Nasilsiniz” (How are you?) or “Merhaba” (Hello). The Islamic greeting is “Asalamu alaykum” (Peace be upon you). People are often addressed by their first name followed with “Bey” for men and “Hanim” for women. For example, “Yusuf Bey” and “Elif Hanim”.

What is a turkey’s gobbler called?

Wattle
Tom – a male turkey. Also known as a gobbler. Wattle – the flap of skin under the turkey’s chin. Turns bright red when the turkey is upset or during courtship.

What is the turkey country?

Turkey (Turkish: Türkiye [ˈtyɾcije]), officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country located mainly on the peninsula of Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on East Thrace in Southeast Europe. Turks form the vast majority of the nation’s population and Kurds are the largest minority.

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How do you spell turkey the country?

What do you call Turkey in Turkish?

We call it “Türkiye”. It should sound something like Tewr – Kee – Yeah. But more importantly people get offended by the name Turkey, since it is also a name for a bird, and think that the Turkey (country) get its name from that bird. It is actually vice versa.

Is it said Turkey or Turkey by English speakers?

It is said Turkey by English speakers but we do not. Turkish people call their own country by saying “Türkiye” which means “Land of Turks”. Every country spells their names in different from in their language. For instance, Poland is said by Polish people as “Polska” while Greeks say their name as Hellas.

How do you pronounce Turkey in English?

Turkey = Türkiye (pronunciation: the ü is a very short and sharp ü. In English we never pronounce the u like that. The r isn’t rolling too. And then you could say -key. The last e is pronouced like the e in the word end. Turkish = Türkçe (the ç is pronouced as ch and the last e sounds like the e from the word end)

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What is the meaning of the Turkish word “Hindi”?

The word turkey (the animal) called as “Hindi” and this word also means indian person. We call India “Hindistan” and actually this word kind of means “the land of the hindi’s”. Turkish people call Turkey as “Türkiye” and this word also means “The land of Turks”. -iye and -istan paragoges add meaning of “Land”- “Homeland” to the word front of them.