qılmaq

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic гылмаг
Roman qılmaq
Perso-Arabic قیلماق

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kïl- (to do, to make) [1]. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰴‬𐰃‬𐰞‬(kïl-, to do)[2], Turkish kılmak (to do), Uzbek qilmoq (to do), Chuvash ӗҫ-хӗл (ĕś-hĕl, work, business, matters, concerns).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɯɫˈmɑχ], [ɢɯɫˈmɑχ]
  • Hyphenation: qıl‧maq

Verb[edit]

qılmaq

  1. (transitive, archaic) to do
    namaz qılmaqto pray, to make namaz

Conjugation[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • qılmaq was once a standard word for 'to do', but is subsequently restricted to a few idiomatic contexts in contemporary language, the commonest of which is namaz qılmaq (to pray, to perform namaz).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*Kɨl-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Abuseitova, M. Kh; Bukhatuly, B., editors (2008), “𐰴𐰃𐰞”, in TÜRIK BITIG: Ethno Cultural Dictionary, Language Committee of Ministry of Culture and Information of Republic of Kazakhstan