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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. turks

    The name of a numerous, important, and widely-spread family of the human race, members of which are to be found as well on the banks of the Lena in Siberia, as on those of the Danube and the shores of the Adriatic in Europe. They consist of many different tribes, but speak very nearly the same language. For history of the Turks, see Turkey and other countries inhabited by them.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. TURKS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Turks is ranked #65244 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Turks surname appeared 304 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Turks.

    74% or 225 total occurrences were Black.
    16.1% or 49 total occurrences were White.
    4.9% or 15 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    3.2% or 10 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Turks in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Turks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Turks in a Sentence

  1. Van Der Sypt:

    Ibrahim tried to go to Syria and was sent back by the Turks in the beginning of 2015, it was after that that we questioned him.

  2. Colin Clarke:

    The FSA has detained scores of ISIS fighters, both local Syrians and many foreigners as well. They are currently talking to the Turks about what should be done with these people, and in terms of capacity, we’re essentially talking about non-state actors – FSA, opposition rebels – attempting to perform state judicial functions of investigation and prosecution.

  3. Evgeny Buzhinsky:

    Regarding the possible impact ofthis incident onthe further developments ofthe operation inSyria, I think that fromnow on, our pilots will be more attentive and if the Turks continue behaving insuch a manner, Russia will have toresort toelectronic jamming and other warfare equipment, including special aircraft withspecial equipment onboard, inorder toprotect our pilots frombeing stricken withmissiles.

  4. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan:

    We have expressed our support for the territorial integrity, political union and sovereignty of Ukraine, including Crimea, in every platform, we also wish for the continuation of Ukraine's stance of protecting the rights of all ethnic and religious minorities, especially Crimean Tatar Turks, who have proved their loyalty to their country during this crisis.

  5. Mark Esper:

    We remain in close coordination with Syrian Democratic Forces who helped us destroy the physical caliphate of ISIS, but I will not place American service members in the middle of a longstanding conflict between the Turks and the Kurds, this is not why we are in Syria.

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