авах

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: явях, явах, abax, and Abax

Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *ab-, compare East Yugur abqi. Tentatively connected with Khitan [Khitan Small needed] (), a hapax legomenon, by Yingzhe and Janhunen [1].

Pronunciation[edit]

(Ulaanbaatar) IPA(key): /awəx/, [ˈaw̜ɐχ]

Verb[edit]

авах (avah) (Mongolian spelling ᠠᠪᠬᠤ (abqu))

  1. to take, to grab, to seize
  2. to appropriate, to claim, to assume
  3. to obtain, to acquire
  4. to receive, to accept
  5. to buy
  6. (after verb in () or (-n)) to do for one's own benefit
  7. to take off (clothing, body parts)
  8. (after verb in -аад (-aad)) to do once
  9. to be hit (by wind, light)

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

  • өгөх (ögöh, to give, to do for other's benefit)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yingzhe, Wu; Janhunen, Juha (2010) New materials on the Khitan small script : a critical edition of Xiao Dilu & Yelü Xiangwen (Languages of Asia; 9), Folkestone: Global Oriental, page 213

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

а́вах (ávaxf inan pl

  1. prepositional plural of а́ва (áva)