Definition of Turanian in English:

Turanian

adjective

dated
  • Relating to or denoting the languages of central Asia, particularly those of the Uralic and Altaic families, or the peoples that speak them.

Pronunciation

Turanian

/to͝oˈrānēən/ /tʊˈreɪniən/

Origin

Late 18th century from Persian Tūrān, the region beyond the Oxus, + -ian.