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Бәке (1)
 
Бәке (3)

EtymologyEdit

From Persian پاکی(pāki, folding knife).

Cognate with Tatar пәке (päqe, folding knife), Kazakh бәкі (bäki, folding knife), Kyrgyz маки (maki, folding knife), Uzbek pakki (folding knife).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bæˈkɪ̞]
  • Hyphenation: бә‧ке

NounEdit

бәке (bäke)

  1. foldable knife, jack-knife, clasp-knife, pocketknife
    Йола буйынса еҙнә булып килгән егет һәр балдыҙына бәке бирә.
    Yola buyïnsa yeðnä bulïp kilgän yeget här baldïðïna bäke birä.
    By tradition, the bridegroom gives a foldable knife to each of his future brothers-in-law.
  2. penknife
  3. straight razor, open razor, cut-throat razor

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