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See also: rap, Rap, RAP, rắp, rấp, and rập

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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *gar, commonly connected with Proto-Turkic *kar, *karɨ (forearm) or Proto-Tungusic *gara (branch, bough).

Compare Dongxiang kha, Daur gary, Kazakh қар (qar), Tuvan кыры (kırı, ulna), Evenki гара (gara), Manchu ᡤᠠᡵᡤᠠᠨ (gargan).

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NounEdit

гар (gar) (Mongolian spelling ᠭᠠᠷ (ɣar)); (regular declension)

  1. arm, hand (from the shoulder to the fingers)
  2. (in compounds)
    1. handmade
    2. hand-held
  3. keyboard

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