3. A Mohammedan; especially, one living in Turkey. "It is no good reason for a man's religion that he was born and brought up in it; for then a Turk would have as much reason to be a Turk as a Christian to be a Christian." (Chillingworth)
Origin: Per. Turk; probably of Tartar origin: cf. F. Turc.
(01 Mar 1998)
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