ынйы

BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic jenčü, jünčü, ǯenčü, ünǯü "pearl", from Sinitic 珍珠 (zhēnzhū) "pearl".

Cognate with Kazakh інжу (injw), Kyrgyz инжу (incu), Turkish inci "pearl", etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɯ̞nˈjɯ̞]
  • Hyphenation: ын‧йы

NounEdit

ынйы (ïnyï)

  1. pearl

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Dictionary of Old Turkic. USSR Academy of Sciences. Nauka: Leningrad, 1969. p.256
Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 11:39