оҫта

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Bashkir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian اوستا(ustâ) / استاد(ostâd). Doublet of остаз (ostaz).

Note that the first form in Persian may have been reborrowed from a Turkic source.

Cognate with Tatar оста (osta, master, craftsman), Kazakh ұста (usta, master; blacksmith), Kyrgyz уста (usta, master; blacksmith), Uzbek usta (master, professional), Uyghur ئۇستا(usta, master, professional), Turkish usta (master).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʊ̞θˈtɑ]
  • Hyphenation: оҫ‧та

Noun[edit]

оҫта (oθta)

  1. craftsman, artisan
    Үҙ эшенең оҫтаһы.
    Üð ešeneñ oθtahï.
    A master of his craft.
  2. expert, master

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

оҫта (oθta)

  1. skillful, skilled, proficient
    Ауылда бик оҫта гармунсы була торғайны.
    Awïlda bik oθta garmunsï bula torğaynï.
    There used to be a very skillful garmon player in the village.

Adverb[edit]

оҫта (oθta)

  1. skillfully, expertly, proficiently