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BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *tīrig (alive), from Proto-Turkic *dīri- (to live; alive).

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (tirig), Old Uyghur [script needed] (tirig, living, alive)[1]; Kazakh тірі (tiri), Kyrgyz тири (tiri) / тирүү (tirüü), Uzbek tirik, Turkmen diri, Turkish diri, Chuvash чӗрӗ (čĕrĕ, alive, living), etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tɪ̞.ˈrɪ̞]
  • Hyphenation: те‧ре

AdjectiveEdit

тере (tere)

  1. living, alive
    Бар мәғлүмәт тере шаһиттар ауыҙынан яҙып алынған.
    Bar mäğlümät tere šahittar awïðïnan yaðïp alïnğan.
    All information has been recorded from the mouths of living witnesses.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nadeljajev, V. M.; Nasilov, D. M.; Tenišev, E. R.; Ščerbak, A. M., editors (1969) Drevnetjurkskij slovarʹ [Dictionary of Old Turkic] (in Russian), Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences, Nauka, page 562