фәлән-төгән

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Bashkir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فُلَان (fulān). The etymology of the second component remains to be explained

Compare with Kazakh пәлен-түген (pälen-tügen), Kyrgyz балан-түкүн (balan-tükün, id.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fæ.ˈlæn.tʏ̞ˈgæn]
  • Hyphenation: фә‧лән-тө‧гән

Adjective[edit]

фәлән-төгән (fälän-tögän)

  1. (idiomatic) this and that, such-and-such; and so on and so forth (unnamed, unstated)
    Ниңә иртәрәк килмәнегеҙ, фәлән-төгән тип һуҡрана башланы.
    Niñä irtäräk kilmänegeð, fälän-tögän tip huqrana bašlanï.
    (He ) started to grumble: "Why didn't you come earlier", and so on and so forth.
  2. blah blah blah A placeholder for trivial, obvious, or boring content