ئاز

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Uyghur[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Chagatai از (az), from Proto-Turkic *āŕ.[1][2] Cognates with Turkish az.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ئاز (az)

  1. few, little, not a lot

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clauson, Gerard (1972), “a:z”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 277
  2. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*Āŕ”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill

Further reading[edit]

  • Schwarz, Henry G. (1992) An Uyghur-English Dictionary (East Asian Research Aids & Translations; 3), Bellingham, Washington: Center for East Asian Studies, Western Washington University, →ISBN