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MongolianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Mongolic *del, no doubt related somehow with Proto-Turkic *jēl.

Compare East Yugur del, Turkish yele.

NounEdit

дэл (del) (Mongolian spelling ᠳᠡᠯ (del)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. mane (of a horse)

Derived termsEdit

  • дэл сүүл (del süül, horsehair, literally mane and tail)

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

дэл (del)

  1. Only used in дэл сул (del sul)

Etymology 3Edit

Cognate with Kalmyk дел (del, earthworks, field).

NounEdit

дэл (del)

  1. (geology) dike

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

дэл (del)

  1. sesame
    Synonym: гүнжид (günžid)