کوچ

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See also: كوج‎, كوخ‎, گوچ‎, گوج‎, كوچ‎, كُوجْ, and كۈچ

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Chagatai كوچ(köç, migration, departure, move, change of pasture), from Proto-Turkic *köč (nomadizing). Compare Azerbaijani köç, Turkish göç.

Noun[edit]

کوچ (kuč) (plural کوچ‌ها(kuč-hâ))

  1. migration

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Khorezmian Turkic كوچ(küç, force, power, work), from Common Turkic *kǖč (force).

Noun[edit]

کوچ (kuč)

  1. service, power offered, normally only occurs in the set phrase كوچ دادن (kuč dâdan), which is what a vassal does

References[edit]

  • Doerfer, Gerhard, Türkische und mongolische Elemente im Neupersischen [Turkic and Mongolian Elements in New Persian] (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur: Veröffentlichungen der Orientalischen Kommission) (in German), volume 3, Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1967, pages 621–628