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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *kaïra a variant of *kaïran (mercy) found in Central Mongolic languages, thus a Template:etymtwim.

Compare East Yugur xairan, Kalmyk хәәр (xäär).

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NounEdit

хайр (hajr) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠠᠶ᠋ᠢᠷ᠎ᠠ (qay᠋ir-a)); (regular declension)

  1. love
  2. pity, sympathy
  3. mercy

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