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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *ab-, compare East Yugur ab. Tentatively connected with Khitan [Khitan Small needed] (), a hapax legomenon, by Yingzhe and Janhunen [1].

PronunciationEdit

(Ulaanbaatar) IPA(key): /awəx/, [ˈaw̜ɐχ]

VerbEdit

авах (avah) (Mongolian spelling ᠠᠪᠬᠤ (abqu))

  1. to take, to grab, to seize
  2. to appropriate, to claim, to assume
  3. to obtain, to acquire
  4. to receive, to accept
  5. to buy
  6. (after verb in () or (-n)) to do for one's own benefit
  7. to take off (clothing, body parts)
  8. (after verb in -аад (-aad)) to do once
  9. to be hit (by wind, light)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Yingzhe, Wu; Janhunen, Juha (2010) New materials on the Khitan small script : a critical edition of Xiao Dilu & Yelü Xiangwen (Languages of Asia; 9), Folkestone: Global Oriental, page 213

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NounEdit

а́вах (ávaxf inan pl

  1. prepositional plural of а́ва (áva)