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Noun: dragoman (dragomans,dragomen)  dra-gu-mun
  1. 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)

Derived forms: dragomans, dragomen

Type of: interpreter, translator

Encyclopedia: Dragoman, Bulgaria