qayğı

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic гајғы
Roman qayğı
Perso-Arabic قایغی

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kadgu (sorrow)[1]. Cognate with Turkish kaygı, Uzbek qayg'u, Chuvash хуйхӑ (hujhă, grief, sorrow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡɑjˈɣɯ]
  • Hyphenation: qay‧ğı

Noun[edit]

qayğı (definite accusative qayğını, plural qayğılar)

  1. care, concern, worry

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*Kadgu”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill

Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kadgu (sorrow).

Noun[edit]

qayğı

  1. sorrow