кинжал

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Кинжал, 1840 г.

Etymology[edit]

A Turkic borrowing. Compare Nogai кынжал (kınjal), Kumyk хынжал, Crimean Tatar къанджер, ханджер, гъанджер, Tatar хәнҗәр (xäncär). Related to Persian خنجر (xanjar).

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Noun[edit]

кинжа́л (kinžálm inan (genitive кинжа́ла, nominative plural кинжа́лы, genitive plural кинжа́лов)

  1. dagger, poniard (a stabbing weapon)

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References[edit]

  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “кинжал”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume I, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 396a