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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish تحاف(tuhaf), from Arabic تحف(tuhaf, presents, gifts).

AdjectiveEdit

tuhaf

  1. strange (not normal)

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1902), “թօհաֆ”, in Tʿurkʿerēni azdecʿutʿiwnə hayerēni vray ew tʿurkʿerēnē pʿoxaṙeal baṙerə Pōlsi hay žołovrdakan lezuin mēǰ hamematutʿeamb Vani, Łarabałi ew Nor-Naxiǰewani barbaṙnerun [The Influence of Turkish on Armenian and Words Borrowed from Turkish in the Popular Armenian Language of Constantinople in Comparison with the Dialects of Van, Karabakh and Nor Nakhichevan] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 3) (in Armenian), Moscow, Vagharshapat: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 139