зүүн

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Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Mongolian ᠵᠡᠭᠦᠨ (ǰegün), from Middle Mongolian ᠵᠡᠺᠦᠨ (ǰegün), from Proto-Mongolic *ǯeɣün. Cognate with Buryat зүүн (züün), Kalmyk зүн (zün), etc. Compare also Tuvan чөөн (çöön).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

зүүн (züün) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠵᠡᠭᠦᠨ (ǰegün))

  1. east
    Synonym: дорно (dorno)

Adjective[edit]

зүүн (züün) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠵᠡᠭᠦᠨ (ǰegün))

  1. left
  2. east, eastern

Antonyms[edit]