HyperDic: uygur

English > 3 senses of the word Uygur:
NOUNperson Uygur, Uighur, Uigura member of a people who speak Uighur and live in Xinjiang and adjacent areas
communicationUygur, Uighur, Uigurthe Turkic language spoken by approximately 7,000,000 Uighur in extreme northwestern China
communicationUygur, Uighur, Uigurthe script (derived from Aramaic) used to write the Uighur language
English > Uygur: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA member of a people who speak Uighur and live in Xinjiang and adjacent areas.
SynonymsUighur, Uigur
Member ofXinjiang, Sinkiang, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous RegionAn autonomous province in far northwestern China on the border with Mongolia and Kazakhstan
BroaderTurkiAny member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
English > Uygur: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe Turkic language spoken by approximately 7,000,000 Uighur in extreme northwestern China.
SynonymsUighur, Uigur
BroaderTurki, Turkic, Turko-Tatar, Turkic languageA subfamily of Altaic languages
SpanishUighur, uigur, uiguro
Catalanuigur
English > Uygur: 3 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe script (derived from Aramaic) used to write the Uighur language.
SynonymsUighur, Uigur
BroaderscriptA particular orthography or writing system

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