саң

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Bashkir[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Cognate with Kazakh шаң (şañ), Nogai шанъ (şañ), Kyrgyz чаң (çañ), Uzbek chang, Uyghur چاڭ(chang, dust), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sɑŋ]
  • Hyphenation: саң (one syllable)

Noun[edit]

саң (sañ)

  1. dust
    Саң бураны.
    Sañ buranï.
    Dust storm.
    Турғай саңда ҡойонһа, ямғыр яуа.
    Turğay sañda qoyonha, yamğïr yawa.
    If a sparrow takes a dust bath, it will rain.

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Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sinitic (MC t͡ɕiᴇŋ, “gong”), compare Mandarin (zhēng, gong).

Cognate with Old Uyghur [script needed] (čaŋ, bell; cymbals), Shor шаң (bell), Khakas саң (sañ, bell), Turkish çan (bell), Uyghur چاڭ(chang, cymbal-type instrument), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sɑŋ]
  • Hyphenation: саң

Noun[edit]

саң (sañ)

  1. the resonant sound of a bell or metal; ring, jingle, chime, toll (sound)
    Ҡаланан даң-доң саң ҡаҡҡан тауыш ишетелде.
    Qalanan dañ-doñ sañ qaqqan tawïš išetelde.
    The sound of ringing was heard from the city.
  2. (figuratively) alarm bell, tocsin
    Һуңғы арала, ниһәйәт, властең төрлө кимәлдерендә саң ҡаға башланылар: конференциялар йыялар, докладтар уҡыйҙар, һәр министрлыҡ тиерлек үҙ проектын тәҡдим итә.
    Huñğï arala, nihäyät, vlasteñ törlö kimälderendä sañ qağa bašlanïlar: konferentsiyalar yïyalar, dokladtar uqïyðar, här ministrlïq tiyerlek üð proyektïn täqdim itä.
    Recently, after all, (they) began to ring the alarm bell at various levels of authorities: (they) convene conferences, read reports, almost every ministry proposes its project.

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References[edit]

  • Nadeljajev, V. M.; Nasilov, D. M.; Tenišev, E. R.; Ščerbak, A. M., editors (1969), “čaŋ”, in Drevnetjurkskij slovarʹ [Dictionary of Old Turkic] (in Russian), Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences, Nauka, page 139.

Khakas[edit]

Noun[edit]

саң (sañ)

  1. bell