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Xalaç ; Xalac

"Khalaj ethnonym;" see notes...

Etymology

Pronunciation

Transcriptions

خَلَجْ , xalach⁽²ᶜ⁾ ; xalaj⁽²ᶜ⁾ ;

Part of Speech

 

Sources

The Turkish Dialect of the Khalaj

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Compendium of the Turkic Dialects

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Notes

<p class="font_8">Xalač خَلَجْ - Explained by KAS as Qāla قَالا "Stay!" corrected by a later hand to Qālāč قَالاَج supposedly Qāl Āč قَال اَج "Stay hungry!" This seems unlikely. Even if the transcription is a scribal error, the Arabic explanation cannot be ruled out as such.&nbsp;</p>
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<p class="font_8">⁽²ᶜ⁾ from Pougerd dialect. ⁽²ᶜ⁾ from Pougerd dialect.</p>

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