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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. Michele Berdy:

    It's also this sort of 'man's man,' slipping into foul language, and always putting somebody down, making fun of somebody, like the Turks licking the Americans. It's insulting and it's putting down the Turks and the Americans in the process.

  2. Anwar Gargash:

    Turkey’s recent re-examination of its policies towards Egypt, the Brotherhood and towards Saudi Arabia and others is very welcome. And I think for us to come mid-way and reach out is very important, the Turks have been very positive about what we are saying to them.

  3. Aybars Gorgulu:

    There's no diplomatic relations between the countries, and that plays into why Turks think there's a crazy diaspora obsessed with genocide, but that's not true, the best thing for Armenia would be to enter into dialogue with Turkey, normalize relations, and open the border.

  4. Selahattin Demirtas:

    He is already discriminating by saying "What do you lack?" You, We. He calls us "you", the ones that are not Turks. Actually we all are people living in our motherlands. How can you call natives of this land as "you", with which identity? .. Thank God we have everything and we expect nothing from you(Tayyip Erdogan), we have even more than you, not anything less. (On the quote of State President Tayyip Erdogan "What Kurdish problem, what do you lack?")

  5. Karel Valansi:

    Regardless of the fact that we identify ourselves as Turks, we are still perceived as foreigners. Tensions between Turkey and Israel directly impact us.

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