/ˈkɜgɪz/ (say 'kergiz)

1. (plural Kyrgyz or Kyrgyzes) a member of a widespread people of Mongolian physical type, dwelling chiefly in west central Asia.
2. their language, belonging to the Turkic branch of the Altaic family.
3. of or relating to this people, their language or the republic of Kyrgyzstan.
Also, Kirghiz.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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