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qaz

Crimean TatarEdit

qaz

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic kaz, from Proto-Turkic *kāz, *Kāŕ (goose). Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-. Compare Turkish kaz, Turkmen gaz.

NounEdit

qaz

  1. goose

KurdishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian غاز (qâz), Ossetian хъаз (qaz), Pashto قازه (qāzâ), Avestan 𐬰𐬁 ()), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Sanskrit हंस (haṃsa), Hindi हंस (hans)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans- (compare English goose, Dutch gans, German Gans, Danish, Norwegian and Swedish gås), Irish , Latin ānser, Latvian zùoss, Russian гусь (gus'), Albanian gatë, Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn)). Alternatively of Turkic origin; compare Turkish kaz, itself possibly of ultimately Indo-European origin.

NounEdit

qaz f

  1. goose

ZazakiEdit

kaz

NounEdit

qaz

  1. (ornithology) goose