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Definition of the noun ataturk

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noun

  1. Turkish statesman who abolished the caliphate and founded Turkey as a modern secular state (1881-1938)
    • examples: Today is November 10, we are commemorating the great leader Atatürk. | Mustafa Kemal Ataturk proclaimed the Turkish Republic in 1922.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonyms of Ataturk: Kemal Ataturk / Kemal Pasha / Mustafa Kemal
    • instance of: national leader / solon / statesman = a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

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Google previewThe Black Sea Encyclopedia (2014)

by Sergei R. Grinevetsky, Igor S. Zonn, Sergei S. Zhiltsov, Aleksey N. Kosarev, Andrey G. Kostianoy

They say that Ataturk is the author of the following words: “We have the only way—to Europe”.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Islam (2009)

by Ludwig W. Adamec

Ataturk: Founder of Modern State. London: C. Hurst, 1981. Kinross, Lord ( Patrick Balfour). Ataturk: A Biography of Mustafa Kemal, Father of Modern Turkey.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Turkey (2009)

by Metin Heper, Nur Bilge Criss

Ataturk formulated Turkish nationalism not on the basis of ethnicity and/or religion but on the basis of common citizenship within a defined territory. This approach facilitated the establishment of close relations between Turkey and the West.

Google previewThe Riverside Dictionary of Biography (2005)

by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk .

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2013)

by Thomas M. Leonard

Even as the Ottoman Empire disintegrated, the Young Turk Movement and its founder, Mustafa Kemal (later dubbed ''Ataturk''), spearheaded a Turkish Nationalist revival based on a Turkish ethnic identity rather than a multiethnic empire.

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Small photo of The statue of Ataturk and national flags of modern Turkey in Ulus - Ankara, TurkeySmall photo of Mausoleum of Ataturk (Anitkabir) - Ankara, TurkeySmall photo of Ankara, Turkey - December 13, 2010 : Anitkabir is mausoleum of great leader Ataturk. Ataturk is founder modern Turkish Republic.Small photo of ESKISEHIR, TURKEY - NOVEMBER 24 2016 : Yilmaz Buyukersen Wax Sculpture Museum. Ataturk.Small photo of ANKARA, TURKEY - JANUARY 17, 2017: Silhouette of the Statue of Ataturk in Ulus Square. Ulus, Ankara. The monument was inaugurated on 24 November 1927 and It was restored in 2002.Small photo of ESKISEHIR, TURKEY - NOVEMBER 24 2016 : Yilmaz Buyukersen Wax Sculpture Museum. Ataturk.Small photo of BURSA, TURKEY - JUNE 27, 2013 : A stutue to honour Mustafa Kemal, otherwise known as Ataturk. Ataturk was a famous World War 1 hero who became the first president of the modern Turkish state in 1923. More...

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Freedom and indedendence form my character. (Mustafa Kemal Ataturk)
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Scrabble value of A1T1A1T1U1R1K5

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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