үе

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: -ye, .ye, ye, Ye, YE, , , , , , and

Mongolian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *üye (joint), compare Dongxiang uye.

Noun[edit]

үе (üe) (Mongolian spelling ᠦᠶ᠎ᠡ (üy-e))

  1. joint (connection between bones)
  2. (botany) joint, node
  3. syllable

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *üye (generation), perhaps the same word as the etymology above, compare Bashkir быуын (bïwïn) or Russian поколе́ние (pokolénije) for similar evolutions of sense.

Noun[edit]

үе (üe) (Mongolian spelling ᠦᠶ᠎ᠡ (üy-e))

  1. generation
  2. period
    Synonym: хугацаа (hugatsaa)
  3. age (a period in history)
  4. layer, stratum
    Synonym: зурвас (zurvas)

Derived terms[edit]