елем

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Bashkir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *jẹlim (glue).

Cognate with Old Uyghur yylym (jelim, glue); Kyrgyz желім (celіm, glue), Kyrgyz желим (celim, glue), Southern Altai јелим (ǰelim, glue), Uzbek yelim (glue), Uyghur يېلىم‏‎ (yëlim‏‎, glue), Yakut силим (silim, glue), Chuvash çилĕм (çilĕm, glue), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jɪ.ˈlɪ̞m]
  • Hyphenation: е‧лем

Noun[edit]

елем (yelem)

  1. glue
  2. (Beekeeping) propolis, bee glue
    Умарталарҙан бал менән бергә инә һөтө, бал ҡорто ағыуы һәм елеме алына.
    Umartalarðan bal menän bergä inä hötö, bal qorto ağïwï häm yeleme alïna.
    Alongside with honey, royal jelly, honey bee venom and propolis is taken out of beehives.

Declension[edit]