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Old TurkicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Turkic *yāg (fat). Cognate with Karakhanid ياغْ(yāɣ, fat), Turkish yağ (fat, oil).

NounEdit

𐰖𐰍 (yaɣ)

  1. fat, grease, oil
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Turkic *yag- (to rain). Cognate with Karakhanid يَغْماقْ(yaɣmāq, to rain, pour down), Turkish yağmak (to rain).

VerbEdit

𐰖𐰍 (yaɣ-)

  1. to rain, pour down

ReferencesEdit

  • Clauson, Gerard (1972), “ya:ğ”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 895
  • Clauson, Gerard (1972), “yağ-”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 896
  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*jāg”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*jag-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill