See also: селем

MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *seleme. Probably derived from Tungusic.

Compare East Yugur seleme, Manchu ᠰᡝᠯᡝᠮᡝ(seleme, dagger) from Proto-Tungusic *sələmə(iron, adj.), derived from *sələ(iron).

NounEdit

сэлэм (selem) (Mongolian spelling ᠰᠡᠯᠡᠮ᠎ᠡ(selem-e))

  1. sword