адыг

TuvanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *adïg (bear). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰑𐰍(adïɣ), Bashkir айыу (ayıw), Kazakh аю (),Kyrgyz аюу (ayuu), Southern Altai айу (ayu), Karachay-Balkar айыу (ayıu), Khakas азығ (azığ), Turkish ayı, Uzbek ayiq, Karaim аyuv.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɐ.dɤɡ̠/, [ɐ.dɤɣ̠]

NounEdit

адыг (adıg) (definite accusative адыгны, plural адыглар)

  1. bear