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BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Turkic *teŋri(god; sky, heaven).

If so, Doublet of тәңре(täñre) — see there for more.

Compare with Tatar тәре(täre, pagan deity; Christian icon), Karachay-Balkar тейри(teyri, the supreme deity in the local pagan pantheon).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tæˈrɪ̞]
  • Hyphenation: тә‧ре

NounEdit

тәре ‎(täre)

  1. (Christianity) cross
  2. (Christianity) icon
  3. (Symbols) cross
    Ҡыҙыл Тәре.
    Qïðïl Täre.
    The Red Cross.

DeclensionEdit