çəkic

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic чәкиҹ
Roman çəkic
Perso-Arabic چکیج
çəkic

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *čEkük, *čEküč (hammer)[1]. Cognate with Karakhanid [script needed] (čekük), [script needed] (čeküč), Turkish çekiç. A connection to the stem çək- ("to pull") has been proposed. Alternatively, of Iranian origin. May be related to Persian چکش(čakoš).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃæˈkid͡ʒ], [t͡sæˈt͡ʃid͡z]
  • Hyphenation: çə‧kic

Noun[edit]

çəkic (definite accusative çəkici, plural çəkiclər)

  1. hammer

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*čEkük”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill