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Etymology 1Edit

From the Turkish verb kurmak (create).

VerbEdit

kurumak

  1. (transitive) to establish

Etymology 2Edit

From Ottoman Turkish قورومق(kurumak, to dry, dry up, (of plants) to die, to become thin), from Proto-Turkic *Kūr(ï)- (to dry up).[1]

VerbEdit

kurumak (third-person singular simple present kurur)

  1. (intransitive) to dry, dry up get dry
  2. (for a plant) to wither, die
  3. (for a person) to get weak and thin

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ReferencesEdit

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