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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *kalɨŋ (thick).

Cognate with Kyrgyz калың (kalıñ, thick), Uzbek qalin (thick), Turkish kalın (thick), etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [qɑˈɫɯ̞n]
  • Hyphenation: ҡа‧лын

AdjectiveEdit

ҡалын (qalïn)

  1. thick (of flat objects)
  2. (of vegetation, hair, wool) thick, dense
  3. (of voice, sound) low, low-pitched, deep
  4. (of writing, drawing, printed letters) thick, heavy, bold

AntonymsEdit

See alsoEdit
  • йыуан (yïwan, of round/oblong objects)