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EtymologyEdit

From Turkic.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бирю́к (birjúkm anim (genitive бирюка́, nominative plural бирюки́, genitive plural бирюко́в)

  1. lone wolf, loner, unsociable person

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “*bȫrü.” in Sergei Starostin, Vladimir Dybo, Oleg Mudrak (2003), Etymological Dictionary of the Altaic Languages, Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers.