çakal

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [Term?], from Persian شغال ‎(šağâl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tʃɑkɑɫ]
  • Hyphenation: ça‧kal

Noun[edit]

çakal ‎(definite accusative çakalı, plural çakallar)

  1. jackal
  2. (pejorative, derogatory) An opportunistic, wily, sneaky and deceptive person
  3. (pejorative, derogatory) A detestable person, scoundrel

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