Reconstruction:Proto-Turkic/kǖč

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This Proto-Turkic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Turkic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Proto-Mongolic *kücin (power, strength) which may be a Turkic borrowing.

Noun[edit]

*kǖč (Common Turkic)

  1. force, strength, power

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Oghuz
    • Old Anatolian Turkish:
      • Azerbaijani: güc
      • Ottoman Turkish: گوچ(güç)
    • Turkmen: güýç
    • Salar: küš
  • Karluk
  • Kipchak: كوچ(küč)
  • Siberian
    • Old Turkic: 𐰚𐰇𐰲‎(küč‎ /küč/)
      • Old Uyghur: [script needed] (kwč /küč/)
        • Northern Siberian
        • Southern Siberian
          • Yenisei
            • Khakas: кӱс (küs)
            • Shor: кӱш (küš)
            • Western Yugur: [script needed] (kuš)
          • Sayan
  • Mongolic: *kücin (presumably)

References[edit]

  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg, “*kǖč”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8)‎[1], Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill, 2003
  • Clauson, Gerard, “kü:ç”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1972, page 693