аангич

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Itelmen аʼӈичӽ ‎(a'ngičch), of onomatopoeic origin. Cognate to Tundra Nenets ӈaʼʼӈo ‎(nga"ngo, pochard, long-tailed duck) and Nivkh ауӈк ‎(aunk, type of duck).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɐˈanɡʲɪt͡ɕ]

Noun[edit]

аа́нгич ‎(aángičm anim ‎(genitive аа́нгича, nominative plural аа́нгичи)

  1. (dialectal, Kamchatka) long-tailed duck (Clangula hyemalis)

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References[edit]

  • Anikin, A. Je. (2007), “аангич”, in Russkij etimologičeskij slovarʹ [Russian Etymological Dictionary] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Rukopisnyje pamjatniki Drevnej Rusi, pages 60–61