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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *sün/*üsün, connections with Proto-Turkic *sǖd (milk) have been proposed, but the forms cannot be explained through usual loanword correspondences.

Compare Daur suu, East Yugur hsün, Turkish süt.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сүү (süü) (Mongolian spelling ᠰᠦᠨ (sün)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. milk

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