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Биҙәк [2]

EtymologyEdit

From *bezek (decoration, ornament), from *beze- (to decorate).

Cognate with Old Uyghur [script needed] (bezäk, decoration, ornament)[1]; Tatar бизәк (bizäq), Kazakh безек (bezek), Uzbek bezak, Turkish bezek (decoration, ornament).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bʲiˈðæk]
  • Hyphenation: би‧ҙәк

NounEdit

биҙәк (biðäk)

  1. decoration
  2. ornament, pattern, motif, especially formed from regular repeated elements

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nadeljajev, V. M.; Nasilov, D. M.; Tenišev, E. R.; Ščerbak, A. M., editors (1969) Drevnetjurkskij slovarʹ [Dictionary of Old Turkic] (in Russian), Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences, Nauka, page 97