кыс

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See also: қыс

Nogai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kïĺ (winter).

Noun[edit]

кыс (kıs)

  1. winter

Tuvan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kï̄ŕ (girl, woman). Cognate with Turkish kız, Chuvash хӗр (hĕr).

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Noun[edit]

кыс (kıs) (definite accusative кысты, plural кыстар)

  1. girl, lass
    • 1999, Vladimir Oidupaa (lyrics and music), “Хаяң”, in Divine music from the jail:
      Чаа-Хөлдүң хаяң кыстары дег хаяң / Чараш кыстар хаяң көрбээн-не мен хаяң
      Çaa-Xöldüñ xayañ kıstarı deg xayañ / Çaraş kıstar xayañ körbeen-ne men xayañ
      How I've never seen girls / As beautiful as Chaa-Khol's girls
  2. daughter

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Adjective[edit]

кыс (kıs)

  1. female
    кыс дагааkıs dagaahen (literally, “female chicken”)

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