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EtymologyEdit

from Old Turkic bedük "big, large", from Old Turkic verbal stem bedü- "to grow large", from Proto-Turkic *bEdü- (to grow large).

See also the Etymology section at бөйөк (böyök).

Cognate with Kazakh биік (bïik), Kyrgyz, Southern Altai бийик (biyik, tall), etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bɪ̞ˈjɪ̞k]
  • Hyphenation: бе‧йек

AdjectiveEdit

бейек (beyek)

  1. high, tall

AntonymsEdit