UyghurEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عَاشِق(ʿāšiq, lover).

Compare to Uzbek oshiq, Turkmen aşyk, Kyrgyz ашык (aşık), Kazakh ғашық (ğaşıq), Bashkir ғашиҡ (ğašiq), Turkish âşık (person in love, lover).

NounEdit

ئاشىق (ashiq) (plural ئاشىقلار(ashiqlar))

  1. someone who is in love.
    ئۇ دوستىنىڭ ئىنىسىگە ئاشىق بولدى.‎‎
    u dostining inisige ashiq boldi.
    She fell in love with her friend's younger brother.
  2. fan, dedicated admirer.
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