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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *čalbaka ( ~ š-)
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: half moon, crescent
Russian meaning: полумесяц
Evenki: čalbaka
Comments: ТМС 2, 380. Cf. perhaps also Man. šilǵan 'name of a constellation' ( < *šalbikan ?).

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