Хятад

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Mongolian[edit]

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Mongolian (PR China) ᠳᠤᠮᠳᠠᠳᠤ
ᠤᠯᠤᠰ
(dumdadu ulus)
Mongolian (Mongolia) ᠬᠢᠲᠠᠳ (qitad)
Cyrillic Хятад (Khyatad)

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Mongolian ᠬᠢᠲᠠᠳ (kitad, the Chinese; China, plural), from Middle Mongolian [script needed] (kitad, the Khitans, plural), ultimately from Khitan 𘱿𘲫 (qid-ún).

Compare also Buryat Хитад (Xitad), Kalmyk Китд (Kitd); Tuvan Кыдат (Kıdat), Khakas Хыдат (Xıdat), Southern Altai Кыдат (Kïdat); Kyrgyz Кытай (Qıtay), Kazakh Қытай (Qıtay), Karachay-Balkar Къытай (Qıtay); Old East Slavic Китай (Kitaj), Russian Кита́й (Kitáj); English Cathay; Uzbek Xitoy, Turkmen Hytaý; Chinese 契丹 (Qìdān), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Хятад (Khyatad)

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

Declension[edit]

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