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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *kumursga (ant).

NounEdit

𐰴𐰆𐰢𐰆𐰺𐰽𐰍𐰀 (qumursɣa)

  1. ant
    • 8th century CE, Irk Bitig, Omen no 37
    • ‏𐰌𐰃𐰼 𐰴𐰺𐰃 𐰈𐰛𐰈𐰕𐰈𐰏 𐰌𐰃𐰠𐰃𐰤 𐰌𐰃𐰲𐰀 𐰴𐰆𐰢𐰆𐰺𐰽𐰍𐰀 𐰘𐰃𐰢𐰃𐰾‎
      Bir qarï öküzüg bélin biče qumursɣa yémiš.
      An old ox is eaten by ant(s) ripping its waist.

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