зыярат

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Bashkir[edit]

Зыярат

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic زيارة (ziyaara, visiting (a saint's grave)).

Cognate with Kazakh зиярат (zïyarat), Kyrgyz зыярат (zıyarat), Uzbek ziyorat (pilgrimage), etc.

The original meaning was "pilgrimage to a Muslim saint's grave".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zɯ̞.jɑ.ˈrɑt]
  • Hyphenation: зы‧я‧рат

Noun[edit]

зыярат (zïyarat)

  1. graveyard, cemetery
    Өфө мосолман зыяраты.
    Öfö mosolman zïyaratï.
    The Muslim graveyard of Ufa.
    Үлгән ҡыҙҙы хөрмәтләп ауылдың зыяратына күмделәр.
    Ülgän qïððï xörmätläp awïldïñ zïyaratïna kümdelär.
    They buried the dead girl with honors at the village's graveyard.

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