акша

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See also: ақша

Moksha[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Erzya ашо (ašo); SKES 45a tentatively suggests a possible link with Finnish ahka, hahkea, haahkea [sic haahka], Estonian ahka (eider) [sic hahk], ahk (gray), Eastern Mari ошо, ошы (ošo, ošə), Khanty аш (, white clay, chalk); UEW 3[1] suggests Proto-Finno-Ugric *ačka (white); Veršinin considers linking with Tatar ак (aq, white) impossible.[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɑkʃɑ/

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Adjective[edit]

акша (akša) (comp. сяда / сядонга акша (sjada / sjadonga akša), sup. инь / сембода акша (inʹ / semboda akša))

  1. white

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps from a Turkic language, compare Bashkir аҡса (aqsa, money).

Noun[edit]

акша (akša)

  1. (the currency of Russian Federation) ruble
    • V. I. Ščankina (2011) Russko-mokšansko-erzjanskij slovarʹ [Russian-Moksha-Erzya Dictionary], Saransk, ISBN 978-5-91940-080-6
      рубль — акша, цалковай, рубль
      rublʹ — akša, calkovaj, rublʹ
      ruble [in Russian] — ruble, ruble, ruble

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References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Rédei, Károly (1986–88) Uralisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Uralic Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó
  2. ^ Veršinin, V. I. (2004) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ mordovskix (erzjanskovo i mokšanskovo) jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Mordvinic (Erzya and Moksha) languages] (in Russian), volume 1, Joškar Ola, page 11

Sources[edit]

  • Indefinite paradigm of акша (akša) in O. Je. Poljakov (1995) Učimsja govoritʹ po-mokšanski [Let's learn to speak Moksha], Saransk: Mordovskoje knižnoje izdatelʹstvo, ISBN 5 7595 0965 9, page 18

Tuvan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ак‧ша

Noun[edit]

акша (akša)

  1. money

Derived terms[edit]