çovuş

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Common Turkic *čabïš. Doublet of çavuş.

NounEdit

çovuş (definite accusative çovuşı, plural çovuşlar)

  1. (historical) crier (an officer who proclaims the orders or directions of a court, or who gives public notice by loud proclamation, such as a town crier.)
  2. (historical) caravanner, caravan leader
  3. (historical) one who leads a group of pilgrims
  4. Archaic form of çavuş (sergeant).

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