шекер

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See also: шэкэр and шеќер

Karachay-Balkar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish شكر(şeker), from Persian شکر(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ (gravel, boulder). Compare English sugar.

Noun[edit]

шекер (şeker)

  1. sugar

Synonyms[edit]


Kazakh[edit]

Cyrillic шекер
Arabic شەكەر

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish شكر(şeker), from Persian شکر(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ (gravel, boulder). Cognate with English sugar.

Noun[edit]

шекер (şeker)

  1. sugar

Synonyms[edit]


Kumyk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

шекер (şeker)

  1. sugar

Declension[edit]


Kyrgyz[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شکر(šekar), from Middle Persian 𐭱𐭪𐭥(šakar), from Gandhari 𐨭𐨐𐨪(śakara), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar, originally meaning grit, gravel).

Noun[edit]

шекер (şeker)

  1. sugar

Synonyms[edit]