şeker

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish شکر ‎(şeker), from Persian شکر ‎(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा ‎(śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ ‎(gravel, boulder). Compare English sugar.

Noun[edit]

şeker

  1. sugar

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References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish شکر ‎(şeker), from Persian شکر ‎(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा ‎(śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ ‎(gravel, boulder). Compare English sugar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʃɛˈcɛɾ]
  • Hyphenation: şe‧ker

Noun[edit]

şeker ‎(definite accusative şekeri, plural şekerler)

  1. sugar
  2. (colloquial) diabetes mellitus

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Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شکر ‎(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा ‎(śárkarā).

Noun[edit]

şeker ?

  1. sugar