Reconstruction:Proto-Turkic/kȫk

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This Proto-Turkic entry contains reconstructed terms and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-TurkicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Proto-Mongolic *köke (blue, green), Proto-Tungusic *kuku (blue).

AdjectiveEdit

*kȫk

  1. blue
  2. green

NounEdit

*kȫk

  1. sky, firmament

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Oghur:
    • Chuvash: кӑвак (kăvak)
    • Hungarian: kék
  • Common Turkic: *kȫk

See alsoEdit

Colors in Proto-Turkic · *bodoglar, *bodogsāyïn (layout · text)
     *āk, *ürüŋ      *boŕ, *sūr      *kara
             *kïŕïl; *āl              *koŋur, *yạgïŕ              *siarïg, *yẹgren
                          *yāĺïl             
                          *kȫk             
                          *(y)ip-             

ReferencesEdit

  • Clauson, Gerard (1972) An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 708-709
  • Doerfer, Gerhard (1967) Türkische und mongolische Elemente im Neupersischen [Turkic and Mongolian Elements in New Persian] (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur: Veröffentlichungen der Orientalischen Kommission; 20)‎[1] (in German), volume III, Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, page 640-642
  • Sevortjan, E. V. (1980) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ tjurkskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Turkic Languages]‎[2] (in Russian), volume III, Moscow: Nauka, page 66-68
  • Räsänen, Martti (1969) Versuch eines etymologischen Wörterbuchs der Türksprachen (in German), Helsinki: Suomalais-ugrilainen seura, page 287
  • Róna-Tas, András; Berta, Árpád; Károly, László (2011) West Old Turkic: Turkic Loanwords in Hungarian (Turcologica; 84), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, page 520-521
  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*kök”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  • Tenišev E. R., editor (1984–2006) Sravnitelʹno-istoričeskaja grammatika tjurkskix jazykov: [Comparative Historical Grammar of Turkic Languages:] (in Russian), Moscow: Nauka, page 60, 604