Dragoman - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdraɡəmən|  American pronunciation of the word dragoman
Brit.  |ˈdraɡə(ʊ)mən|  British pronunciation of the word dragoman

noun

- an interpreter and guide in the Near East; in the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th centuries a translator of European languages for the Turkish and Arab authorities and most dragomans were Greek (many reached high positions in the government)
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