ChuvashEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *kāŕ, compare Turkish kaz.

NounEdit

хур (hur)

  1. goose

KalmykEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *kura.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

хур (xur) (Clear script spelling ᡍᡇᠷ (xur) or ᡍᡇᠷᠠ (xura))

  1. rain

MongolianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Mongolic *kura, compare Dongxiang ghura.

NounEdit

хур (hur) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠬᠤᠷ᠎ᠠ (qur-a))

  1. precipitation (water falling from the atmosphere in any form)
    Synonym: тунадас (tunadas)

Etymology 2Edit

 
a black grouse perched on a larch in Mongolia

Cognate with Buryat хура (xura) and Kalmyk хур (xur), the same word (without the final vowel) is present in Turkic languages of Central Asia, for example Kazakh құр (qur), these are usually presumed to be Mongolisms, but the direction of loaning could also be reverse.

NounEdit

хур (hur) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠬᠠᠷ᠎ᠠ (qar-a) or ᠬᠣᠷ (qor))

  1. black grouse

See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Cognate with Buryat хур (xur), Kalmyk хур (xur), perhaps from Proto-Turkic *kur (rank, time), compare Hungarian kor (age), a possible Turkic loan.

AdjectiveEdit

хур (hur) (Uyghurjin spelling ᠬᠤᠷ (qur))

  1. last year's

Etymology 4Edit

InterjectionEdit

хур (hur)

  1. Only used in хур хар (hur har)

OssetianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *hwár (compare Persian خور(xōr), Northern Kurdish xor/xur, Avestan 𐬵𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬭𐬆(huuarə)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *súHar (compare Sanskrit स्वर् (svàr), सूर्य (sū́rya)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥ (compare English sun, Latin sōl).

NounEdit

хур (xur)

  1. (Iron) sun

ReferencesEdit

  • Bigulajev, B. B.; Gagkajev, K. Je.; Kulajev, N. X.; Tuajeva, O. N. (1970) , “хур”, in Kasajev A. M., editor, Osetinsko-russkij slovarʹ [Ossetian–Russian Dictionary], 3rd edition, Ordzhonikidze: Publishing House “Ir”

YagnobiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Persian خور(xōr) and Northern Kurdish xewer. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

хур (xur)

  1. sun