aslan

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Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish ارسلان(arslan).

Noun[edit]

aslan

  1. lion

Turkish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish ارسلان(arslan), from Proto-Turkic [Term?].

Cognate with Azeri aslan, Bashkir арыҫлан(arïθlan), Crimean Tatar arslan, Chuvash арăслан(arăslan), Kazakh арыстан(arıstan), Kyrgyz арстан(arstan), Tatar арыслан(arıslan), Turkmen arslan, Uzbek arslon, Uyghur ئارسلان(arslan).

Compare Erzya арыслан(aryslan), Kalmyk арслң(arslñ). Mongolian арслан(arslan).

Compare also Adyghe аслъан(āsłān), and the given names Persian ارسلان(Arsalân), اصلان(Aslân), Arabic أَصْلَان(ʾaṣlān), Turkic borrowings.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aslan ‎(definite accusative aslanı, plural aslanlar)

  1. (zoology) lion

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