бажа

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Bashkir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bāča (elder sister; husbands of sisters).

Compare the following terms with the meaning of "sisters' husbands in relation to each other": Kazakh бажа (baja), Kyrgyz бажа (baca), Uzbek boja, Khakas паӌа (paca), Tuvan бажа (baja); also Turkish bacı (sister), Turkish bacanak (husband of one's wife's sister), Chuvash пуҫана (puś̬ana).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɑˈʒɑ]
  • Hyphenation: ба‧жа

Noun[edit]

бажа (baža)

  1. one's wife's sister's husband; husband of a sister in relation to the husband of another sister; brother-in-law

Declension[edit]


Kazakh[edit]

Cyrillic бажа
Arabic باجا

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bāča (elder sister; husbands of sisters).

Noun[edit]

бажа (baja)

  1. one's wife's sister's husband; brother-in-law

Declension[edit]


Tuvan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bāča (elder sister; husband of sisters)

Noun[edit]

бажа (baja)

  1. husband of sisters