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Ottoman TurkishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (kapa-, to close), from Proto-Turkic *kap- (to close).

VerbEdit

قاپامق (kapamak)

  1. to close, to shut

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: kapamak

ReferencesEdit

  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien (1680), “قپامق”, in Thesaurus linguarum orientalium, Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae, praecipuas earum opes à Turcis peculiariter usurpatas continens, nimirum Lexicon Turkico-Arabico-Persicum, Vienna, column 3611
  • Zenker, Julius Theodor (1876), “قاپامق”, in Türkisch-arabisch-persisches Handwörterbuch, volume 2, Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann, page 674