Reconstruction:Proto-Turkic/siarïg

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This Proto-Turkic entry contains reconstructed words 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

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Internally looks like a derivation from *siar(ï)- with no clear meaning or descendants. Khalaj and Turkmen forms point to -/ā/-.

Related to Proto-Mongolic *sïra (yellow) (Mongolian шар (shar, yellow)).

AdjectiveEdit

*siarïg

  1. yellow, white

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Common Turkic
    • Karakhanid: سَرِغْ(sarïɣ)
    • Old Turkic
    • Khorezmian Turkic: [script needed] (ṣarïɣ)
    • Arghu
      • Khalaj: [script needed] (sāruɣ)
    • Oghuz
    • Kipchak
      • Kipchak: [script needed] (sarï)
      • Mamluk-Kipchak: [Arabic needed] (ṣārū), [Arabic needed] (ṣārï̄)
      • West Kipchak
      • North Kipchak
      • South Kipchak
    • Karluk
      • Chagatai: [script needed] (sarïɣ), [script needed] (sarïq)
    • Siberian
  • Oghur
  • (perhaps) Mongolic: *sïra

See alsoEdit

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

Further readingEdit

  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003) , “*si̯ā̀jri”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  • Clauson, Gerard (1972) , “sarığ”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 848