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Proto-Turkic: *eg-dü
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: a curved knife
Russian meaning: кривой нож
Old Turkic: egdü (OUygh.)
Karakhanid: egdü (MK)
Turkish: egdi (dial.)
Turkmen: egdi
Chuvash: avdъ
Yakut: iät
Kirghiz: ijdi
Comments: EDT 102, VEWT 37. The semantics must have been secondarily influenced by *eg- 'to bend, curve'.

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