TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dialectal Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (irdele-), originally frequentative form of Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (irde-, to search), from Proto-Turkic *īr-te-, from *īŕ (trace),[1] see iz (trace).

Cognate to istemek, Karakhanid اِرْتاماكْ(irtēmēk, to search, seek, inquire), Yakut ирдээ (irdee, to search, track down, investigate, require, demand).

VerbEdit

irdelemek (third-person singular simple present irdeler)

  1. (transitive) to examine, search, research, scrutinise; investigate thoroughly, study carefully

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*īŕ / *ɨ̄ŕ”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill