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BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *bögür (kidney; side of body)[1].

Cognate with Tatar бөер (böer, kidney), Kazakh бүйір (büyir, side of the body), Turkish böğür (side, flank), Azerbaijani böyür (flank), Turkmen böwür (flank), Yakut бүөр (büör, kidney).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bʏ̞ˈjʏ̞r]
  • Hyphenation: бө‧йөр

NounEdit

бөйөр (böyör)

  1. kidney

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*bögür”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill