[<< wiktionary] үгәй
== Bashkir ==


=== Etymology ===
From *ögäy "step-", probably derived from Proto-Turkic *ög (“mother”).
Cognate with
Old Uyghur ögäj (“step-”);
Tatar үги (ügi, “step-”),
Kazakh өгей (ögey, “step-”),
Kyrgyz өгөй (ögöy, “step-”),
Southern Altai ӧй (öy, “step-”),
Crimean Tatar ögey (“step-”),
Uzbek oʻgay (“step-”),
Uyghur ئوگەي‎ (ogey, “step-”),
Turkish üvey (“step-”),
Khakas ӧӧй (ӧӧy, “step-”).


=== Pronunciation ===
IPA(key): [ʏˈɡæj]
Hyphenation: ү‧гәй


=== Adjective ===
үгәй • (ügäy)

(family) step-; used before атай (atay, “father”), әсәй (äsäy, “mother”) / инәй (inäy, “mother”), бала (bala, “child”), etc., to indicate that the person being identified is not a blood relative but is related through the marriage of a parent.