хаях

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Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Buryat хаяха (xajaxa) and Kalmyk хайх (hayh). Not found outside Central Mongolic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

хаях (xajax) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠠᠶᠠᠬᠤ (qayaqu), passive хаягдах)

  1. to throw
    Synonym: орхих (orxix)
  2. to throw away (to discard)
    Synonyms: орхих (orxix), гээх (geex)
  3. to abandon, to quit (a habit, schooling, work, ...)
    Synonyms: орхих (orxix), болих (bolix)
  4. to lose
    Synonym: гээх (geex)
  5. to miscarry (of animals)
    Synonym: дутуу төрөх (dutuu töröx)
  6. (wrestling) to throw down, to bring down
    Synonym: унагаах (unagaax)
  7. to swing (limbs)
    Synonym: савлах (savlax)

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