janizaries

We have found lemma(root) word of janizaries : janissary.

Definitions


[ˈdʒanɪs(ə)ri], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a member of the Turkish infantry forming the Sultan's guard between the 14th and 19th centuries.


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Origin:
early 16th century: from French janissaire, based on Turkish yeniçeri, from yeni ‘new’ + çeri ‘troops’




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