Etymology [Word Origin] Convention 2022

By: Webmaster

Rules:


XOBDO.ORG adopts the following Etymology or Origin of Words Convention:

A) If a word comes from another language without any change, only abbreviation of the language or language family will be written.
Format: lc
where lc= language code or language family code as per Table-1
e.g কলম Origin: ফা

B) If a word comes from another language with some changes, then the original word will be written followed by the abbreviation of the language or language family
and a dot.
Format: lc. ow
where lc= language code or language family code as per Table-1, ow= original word
e.g. বজাৰ Origin:ফা. বাজাৰ

C) If a word is a combination of two other words from different languages then first break the word and write it along with the languages separated by a plus signs.
Format: lc1. ow1 + lc2. ow2[+...]
where lc1, lc2, ...= language codes or language family codes as per Table-1, ow1, ow2,...= original words
e.g. গড়কাপ্তানী Origin: অ. গড় + ইং.কেপ্তেইন

D) If any specific language cannot be specified for a word in Rule A, , B and C above, then the language family can be mentioned.
e.g. দঞিপল Origin: তিব

E) If a word has more than one theories of origin, then all theories will be written separated by semi-colons.
Format: t1;t2[;...]
where t1, t2... = theories of word origin written by following Rule A, B, C, or D.
e.g. বিহু Origin: সং. বিষুৱ; ব. বৈচাগু; ব. বৈখু; দে. বিচু

F) The source of the theory will be mentioned after the theory within brackets.
Format: t1 (s1); t2 (s2) [;...]
where t1, t2 ... theories, s1, s2,...= source code as per Table-2 below.
e.g. বজাৰ Origin: ফা. বাজাৰ (হেম৯৮)

Table-1: Language or Language Family Abbreviations to be used:

(For English Abbreviations ISO 639-1 codes will be used if available, otherwise a 3 letter code will be used as under.)
LANGUAGEAbbreviation in AssameseAbbreviation in English
ইন্দোইউৰোপীয় / Indo-European ইন্দোie
অসমীয়া/Assameseas
উৰ্দু / Urduur
ওডিয়া/ Oriyaor
কাশ্মীৰী/ kashmiriকাশks
কোঙ্কণী/Konkiniকোংkon
গুজৰাটী / Gujaratiগুজgu
নেপালী/ Nepaliনেne
পাঞ্জাৱী/Punjabiপাpa
ফৰাচী/Frenchfr
ইংৰাজী/ Englishইংen
ফাৰ্চী/ Persianফাfa
বাংলা/ Bengaliবাংbn
বিষ্ণুপ্ৰিয়া মণিপুৰী / Bishnupriya Manipuriবিbis
ব্ৰজাৱলী/ Brajavaliব্ৰbrj
মাৰাঠী/Marathiমাmr
মৈথিলী/Maithiliমৈmai
ৰাজবংশী/ Rajbongshiৰাজrjb
সংস্কৃত/ Sanskritসংsa
সিন্ধি/ Sindhiসিsd
হাজং/ Hajongহাংhaj
হিন্দী/Hindiহিhi
তিব্বেত-বৰ্মী/ Tibeto-Burmanতিবtb
কাৰ্বি/Karbiকাkar
গাৰো/ Garoগাga
ডিমাচা/Dimasaডিdim
তিৱা/Tiwaতিti
দেউৰী/Deuriদেde
বড়ো/Bodobo
মিচিং/Misingমিংmis
মিজো/Mizoমিmiz
মৈতেইলোন/Meiteilonমৈmei
ৰাভা/Rabhaৰাra
টাই কদায় /Tai Kadaiটাকtak
টাই আইতন/Tai Aitonটাইtai
টাই আহোম /Tai Ahomটাআtah
টাই খামতি /Tai Khamtiটাখামtkh
টাই খাময়াং / Tai Khamyangটাখাংtkm
টাই ফাকে / Tai phakeটাফাtph
দ্ৰাবিড়ীয়/Dravidianদ্ৰাdra
কানাড়া/Kannadaকানাkn
তামিল/ Tamilতাta
তুলু/ Tuluতুtu
তেলেগু/Teluguতেte
মালায়ালম/Malayalamমালাml
অষ্ট্ৰএছিয়টিক / Austroasiaticঅষ্ট্ৰaa
খাছী/ Khasiখাkhs
মুণ্ডা/Mundaমুmd
অন্যান্য / Others
তুৰ্কী/Turkeyতুৰtr
জাপানী/Japaneseজাja


Table-2: Source Abbreviations:

SOURCEAbbreviation in AssameseAbbreviation in English
হেমকোষ (সংস্কৰণ বৰ্ষ XX)হেমXXHemXX