холбоо

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Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

холбох (holboh, to connect, to unite) +‎ -оо(н) (-oo(n)). Compare Kalmyk холва (xolva), Daur xolboo (if not a loan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

холбоо (holboo) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠣᠯᠪᠤᠭ᠎ᠠ (qolbuɣ-a)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. connection, link
  2. contact, liaison
  3. union, association
  4. federation
    Оросын Холбооны УлсOrosyn Holboony UlsRussian Federation
  5. bond, rope, binding (that which is used to tie something)
  6. (poetry) verse, alliteration

Adjective[edit]

холбоо (holboo)

  1. twin, two
  2. connective

Derived terms[edit]