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Old TurkicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *yāĺ (young, fresh; vegetables). Cognate with Old Uyghur yʾš (yaš, fresh, moist), Karakhanid ياشْ‎(yāš, fresh, vegetable), Turkish yaş (fresh, wet, moist), Turkmen ýāş (young).

NounEdit

𐰖𐰀𐰽 (yāš)

  1. (Irk Bitig) vegetable

AdjectiveEdit

𐰖𐰀𐰽 (yāš)

  1. (Irk Bitig, said of grass) fresh, young

ReferencesEdit

  • Clauson, Gerard (1972), “ya:ş”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 975