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PronunciationEdit


Etymology 1Edit

 
special; unusual; extraordinary; male animal
diligent; frequent
simp. and trad.
(特勤)

NounEdit

特勤

  1. special duty (e.g. extra security or traffic control on special occasions)
  2. person on special duty
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

phonetic
simp. and trad.
(特勤)

Borrowed from a Turkic language; compare Old Turkic 𐱅𐰃𐰏𐰤(tegin, kagan’s offspring, successors of the throne), Turkish Tigin, Tegin.

Related to the last two syllables of 孛兒只斤孛儿只斤 (Bó'érzhǐjīn), which are derived from the Mongolian form of the same word.

NounEdit

特勤

  1. (historical) prince in the Turkic and Uyghur Khaganates