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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *turuxun (compare East Yugur turuun) with irregular methathesis not found in varieties outside of Mongolian proper and unexpected -ай (-aj).

NounEdit

туурай (tuuraj) (Mongolian spelling ᠲᠤᠭᠤᠷᠠᠢ (tuɣurai) or ᠲᠤᠷᠤᠭᠤ (turuɣu)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. hoof