Definitions for haiduk

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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Haiduk

    hī′duk, n. one of those, from the forests of eastern Hungary, who in the 16th century maintained a guerilla warfare against the Turks. [Hung. hajduk, pl. of hajdu, a cowherd.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Haiduk

    or Hajduk (i. e. cowherd), a name bestowed on a body of irregular infantry in Hungary who kept up a guerilla warfare in the 16th century against the Turks; in 1605 a stretch of territory on the left bank of the Theiss was conferred upon them, together with a measure of local government and certain other privileges; but in 1876 their territory was incorporated in the county of Hajdu; the name was in later times applied to the Hungarian infantry and to noblemen's retainers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haiduk in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haiduk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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