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BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *ata (father; uncle; ancestor).

The final -y is originally a vocative affix.

Also see ата (ata, father).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɑˈtɑj], [äˈtäj]
  • Hyphenation: а‧тай

NounEdit

атай (atay)

  1. father, dad
    Хаттың тышында адресын күреү менән атайымдың ҡулын таныным.
    Xattïñ tïšïnda adresïn kürew menän atayïmdïñ qulïn tanïnïm.
    As soon as I saw the address on the envelope, I recognized my father's handwriting.

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UdmurtEdit

EtymologyEdit

Might be of Uralic origin. Cognates include Erzya атя (atja) and Hungarian atya. Alternatively, borrowed from a Turkic language, compare Chuvash атте (atte). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

NounEdit

атай (ataj)

  1. father