چاقماق

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Azerbaijani çaxmaq.

Noun[edit]

چاقماق (çakmak)

  1. any instrument used for striking fire; especially, a steel for striking on a flint, a firestriker
  2. lock of a gun
  3. certain kind of pimple or pustule on the face

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: çakmak
  • Macedonian: чакмак (čakmak)
  • Middle Armenian: չախմախ (čʿaxmax)

Further reading[edit]


Uyghur[edit]

Noun[edit]

چاقماق (chaqmaq) (plural چاقماقلار(chaqmaqlar))

  1. lightning
  2. burning fire