Хятад

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Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic source, ultimately from Old Turkic *Qïtaǰ(*Qïtaǰ, Khitan), from Khitan [Term?] Khita(n), cognate Old East Slavic Китай (Kitaj), Russian Кита́й (Kitáj), Kyrgyz Кытай (Kıtay), Karachay-Balkar Къытай (Qïtay), Uzbek Xitoy, Turkmen Hytaý and Chinese 契丹 (Qìdān), English Cathay, &c.

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Хятад (Hjatad) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠢᠲᠠᠳ (qitad))

  1. (Mongolia) China (a region and country in East Asia), Cathay

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