çekelez

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Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1665 as Ottoman Turkishچكه‌لز(çekelez) in Bernardo Da Parigi's dictionary. Further origin is uncertain. Perhaps a derivative of ⁧چكمك(çekmek).

Noun[edit]

çekelez (definite accusative çekelezi, plural çekelezler)

  1. (regional) squirrel
    Synonyms: sincap, değin
  2. (regional) butcher

Descendants[edit]

  • Northern Kurdish: çekeloz
  • Laz: ჩიქილაზე (çikilaze)

Further reading[edit]

  • Ayverdi, İlhan (2010), “çekelez”, in Misalli Büyük Türkçe Sözlük, a reviewed and expanded single-volume edition, Istanbul: Kubbealtı Neşriyatı
  • Çağbayır, Yaşar (2007), “çekelez”, in Ötüken Türkçe Sözlük (in Turkish), volume I, Istanbul: Ötüken Neşriyat, page 913a
  • Eren, Hasan (1999), “çekelez”, in Türk Dilinin Etimolojik Sözlüğü [Etymological Dictionary of the Turkish Language] (in Turkish), Ankara: Bizim Büro Basım Evi
  • Avery, Robert et al., editors (2013) The Redhouse Dictionary Turkish/Ottoman English, 21st edition, Istanbul: Sev Yayıncılık, →ISBN
  • Rocchi, Luciano (2015), “Bernardo Da Parigi’s Vocabolario Italiano-Turchesco (1665): an Ottoman-Turkish lexicographical monument still neglected”, in Studia Linguistica Universitatis Iagellonicae Cracoviensis, volume 132, →DOI, page 267 of 263–269
  • çekelez”, in Türkiye'de halk ağzından derleme sözlüğü [Compilation Dictionary of Popular Speech in Turkey] (in Turkish), volume 3, Ankara: Türk Dil Kurumu, 1968, pages 1109–1110
  • Öz Türkçe Karşılıklar[1], Vakit Matbaası, 1934, page 175