Change viewing parameters
Switch to Russian version
Select another database

Mongolian etymology :

Search within this database
Proto-Mongolian: *buɣurčag
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: pea
Russian meaning: горох
Written Mongolian: buɣurčaɣ, (L 132) buɣurčai
Middle Mongolian: burčax (HY 8)
Khalkha: būrcag
Buriat: būrsag 'semen, fruit of vegetables'
Kalmuck: būrcǝg
Ordos: burčaq
Dongxian: puča, puǯa
Baoan: pǝǯaG
Dagur: borečō (MD 126), borčō
Shary-Yoghur: purčaG
Monguor: puʒ́aG (SM 305), puǯaG
Comments: KW 65, MGCD 171. Variants without -ɣ- (WMong. burčaɣ etc.) should be regarded as Turkisms), but those with -ɣ- can be hardly explained in this way, despite Clark 1980, 43, Sukhebaatar; Southern Mong. forms are ambiguous, because they could have underwent secondary vowel shortening.

List with all references
Search within this database
Select another database

Total pages generatedPages generated by this script
StarLing database serverPowered byCGI scripts
Copyright 1998-2003 by S. StarostinCopyright 1998-2003 by G. Bronnikov
Copyright 2005-2014 by Phil Krylov