terek

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

terek

  1. tree

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tér +‎ -ek

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛrɛk]
  • Hyphenation: te‧rek

Noun[edit]

terek

  1. nominative plural of tér

Tatar[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terek

  1. alive

Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *dẹrek (poplar, tree). Iranian origin is quite improbable.[1]

Noun[edit]

terek

  1. (dialectal) tree
    Synonym: ağaç

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

The origin is uncertain.[1] Related to Armenian դարակ (darak), թարեք (tʿarekʿ), and possibly borrowed from it.[2] Alternatively, from termek, dermek (to collect; to arrange).[3][4]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

terek

  1. (dialectal) shelf
    Synonyms: raf, sergen
  2. (dialectal) cupboard
    Synonym: dolap

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eren, Hasan (1999), “terek”, in Türk Dilinin Etimolojik Sözlüğü [Etymological Dictionary of the Turkish Language] (in Turkish), 2nd edition, Ankara: Bizim Büro Basım Evi, page 404b
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1913), “դարակ”, in Hayerēn gawaṙakan baṙaran [Armenian Provincial Dictionary] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 9) (in Armenian), Tiflis: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 268b
  3. ^ Çağbayır, Yaşar (2007), “derek”, in Ötüken Türkçe Sözlük (in Turkish), volume II, Istanbul: Ötüken Neşriyat, page 1170b
  4. ^ Çağbayır, Yaşar (2007), “terek”, in Ötüken Türkçe Sözlük (in Turkish), volume V, Istanbul: Ötüken Neşriyat, page 4750b