MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Equivalent to хайр (hajr, love, mercy, pity) +‎ -лах (-lah), formed already in Middle Mongolian.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

хайрлах (hajrlah) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠠᠶ᠋ᠢᠷᠠᠯᠠᠬᠤ (qay᠋iralaqu), causative хайрлуулах, passive хайрлагдах)

  1. to love
    Synonyms: янаглах (janaglah), амраглах (amraglah), энхрийлэх (enhrijleh)
  2. to empathize, to sympathize, to pity
    Synonyms: хөөрхийлөх (höörhijlöh), өхөөрдөх (öhöördöh)
  3. to spare (objects, animals)
    Synonym: гамнах (gamnah)
  4. to be thrifty (with money)
  5. (honorific) to give, to grant
    Synonym: өгөх (ögöh)

See alsoEdit