үхэр

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Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Mongolic *hüker, likely borrowed from Proto-Turkic *höküŕ.

Compare Daur xukur, Turkish öküz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

үхэр (üher) (Mongolian spelling ᠦᠬᠡᠷ (üker))

  1. cow, ox (domestic bovine, bovine used as a beast of burden)
  2. (astrology) a year of the Ox (the second year under the twelve-year lunar cycle.)
  3. (in compounds) big, huge

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