AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *el, *elig. Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (älig, hand), Turkish el, Chuvash алӑ (ală).

NounEdit

əl (definite accusative əli, plural əllər)

  1. hand
    Yeməkdən əvvəl əllərinizi sabunla yuyun!Wash your hands with soap before eating!
  2. (backgammon) the starting point (often a slot) on a backgammon board, where all 15 of a players pieces are lined up at the start of the game.

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Further readingEdit

  • əl” in Obastan.com.