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What does Chagatai mean?

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Proper noun
  1. An extinct literary Turkic language used in Central Asia and Bashkortostan until the twentieth century.
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Within a few months of these deaths, Alghu Khan of the Chagatai Khanate also died.
Urdu words originating from Chagatai and Arabic were borrowed through Persian and hence are Persianized versions of the original words.
When Baraq died the next year, Kaidu took control of the Chagatai Khanate and recovered his alliance with Mentemu.
Timur took part in campaigns in Transoxania with Chagatai, a descendant of Genghis Khan.
Along with the dissolution of the Ilkhanate in Persia, Mongol rulers in China and the Chagatai Khanate were also in turmoil.
Nevertheless, contrary to popular belief, Urdu did not borrow from the Turkish language, but from Chagatai.

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