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See also: name, Name, NAmE, namé, nàme, ñame, and .name

TurkmenEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *neme / *nämä "what", from Proto-Turkic *nē- (what). -me is an interrogative formant.

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (nemä, something), Kyrgyz неме (neme, something), Kyrgyz эмне (emne, what?), Bashkir нимә (nimä, what?), Uzbek nima, Uyghur نېمە (nëme, what?), Khakas ниме (nime, what?), etc.

PronounEdit

näme

  1. (interrogative) what?