ҫӑлтӑр

ChuvashEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *yulduŕ (star). 'ҫтӑр' is the conglomerated form of 'ҫӑл' + 'тӑр'. See cognates at the Proto Turkic entry, compare also Turkish yıldırım.

NounEdit

ҫӑлтӑр (śălt̬ăr) (plural ҫӑлтӑрсем

  1. (astronomy) star
  2. celebrity