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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *jïgasun, with pre-breaking found in most modern languages.

Compare Middle Mongolian جیغاسون(jighasun), جیقاسونی(jiqasun[i]), Dongxiang zhagvasun.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

загас (zagas) (Mongolian spelling ᠵᠢᠭᠠᠰᠤ (ǰiɣasu), plural загаснууд); (hidden-n declension)

  1. fish

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