KazakhEdit

Cyrillic жер (jer)
Arabic جەر

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr.[1] Cognate with Turkish yer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

жер (jer)

  1. land, earth, soil
  2. country
  3. place
  4. distance

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

KyrgyzEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr (earth).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

жер (cer)

  1. earth, soil

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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