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Basic Kazakh words to know - Part 3

aneeshaneesh 1 year - Expatriate
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Credit Card --- Kredit karta
Cash --- Aksha
Are you paying with cash or a credit card? --- Siz akshalai toleisizbe nemese kartamen toleisizbe?


Breakfast --- Tanghy as [Tan-GYH Ahs]
Lunch --- Tuske as [Tus-KEH Ahs]
Dinner --- Keshke as [Khesh-KEH Ahs]
Food --- Tamak [Ta-MAK]

Shall we meet for dinner? --- Keshki aska kezdessek kalai karaisyz?
At my hotel? --- Men turgan konak uydeme?
What time shall we meet? --- Kashan kezdeseyik?

What time is it? --- Sagat nesche boldy?

It is 9.30. --- Sagat togyz zharym
It is 5.15 pm --- Sagat bes on bes minut.
It is quarter to eight --- Segizde on bes minut qaldy.

Let’s eat! --- Tamak esheikh! [Ta-MAK E-SHEIKH]
Would you like tea? --- Shay ischesyz-ba? [SHY Ische-syz-BAH]
Cream? --- Kaimak?
Sugar? --- Kant?

Another cup? --- Yekenshe shyny?

Colors:
blue --- kok; yellow --- sary; white --- aq; black --- qara; red ---qyzyl; green --- zhasyl

Together --- Asar
Young talent --- Zhas daryn
Princess of the world --- Alemdyk khan kyzy
Textbook --- Okulyk
North --- Soltustik; South --- Ontustik; East --- Shygys; West --- Batys


FOLK SAYINGS:

I will sacrifice cattle for my life, but I will sacrifice my life for my honor. --- Malym – zhanymnyn sadagasy, Zhanym – arymnyn sadagasy.

Without friends, the world is empty. --- Dossyz omir bos.

East or West, home is best. --- Oz uiem, ken saraidai boz uiem.

Patience is gold --- Sabyr tubi – sary altyn

TIME & SEASONS:

2006 --- eki myn altynshy zhyl

January – kantar
February – akpan
March – nauryz
April – sauir
May – mamyr
June – mausym
July – shilde
August – tamyz
September – kyrkuyiek
October – kazan
November – karasha
December - zheltoksan

Spring --- Koktem [Kawk-TEM]
Summer ---Zhas
Autumn --- Kuz
Winter --- Kys [Kyhs]

Happy New Year! --- Zhana zhylynyzben! [Zhah-NAH Zhy-lee-nez-BEN]
It's snowing --- Kar zhauyptyr [Kar zha-oo-uptir]
Careful, don't slip. --- Abailanyz, kulap kalmanyz [Abai-la-nyz koo-lap kahl-man-iz]
It must be spring, the flowers are coming. --- Koktem kelip, gulder zhaikaldy.
Tulips first came from the Kazakh steppes. --- Baisheshektin otany Kazakh dalasy.



HOLIDAYS:

Happy Birthday! --- Tuylgan Kuninisben! [Too-yhl-ghan Koo-nyh-nyz-ben]
Happy New Year --- Zana Zhylynyzben
Let the New Year bring peace and prosperity to you! --- Zhana zhyl syzge beibitshilik zhane baq-daulet akelsyn!
Congratulations on your national day! --- Tauylsizdik Kunimen Kuttyktaimyn! [Tah-uyl-siz-dik Ku-ni-myen Kut-tyk-tai-myn].
Festival --- Meiram
Congratulations --- Kuttyktal!
Happy Holiday! --- Meiramynyzben! [May-rah-me-nyz-ban]
Happy Nauryz! --- Nauryz qutti bolsyn!
The holiest religious holiday --- En auliye din merekesi
How was your holiday? --- Meiramdy kalai karsy aldynyz?



SOCIETY, GOVERNMENT AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS:

Equality --- Tendik [ten-dik]
Freedom --- Bostandyk
Self-respect --- Ozyn-ozy syi-lau [Oh-ZZYN oh-ZZY See-LAU]
Dialogue --- Soilesu [Soi-leh-su]
Friend --- Dos
Friendship --- Dostyk
Bridge of friendship --- Dostyk kuperi [Dos-TYK Koo-peh-REI]

Chairman --- Toragasy [Toh-rah-GAH-sy]
Visit --- Sapar [Sah-PAR]
Strategic partnership ---Strategiyalyk seriktestik
Growing friendship --- Dostyk nyghaiuda
Citizen --- Azamat [Ah-zah-MAHT]

ELECTIONS
Election --- Sailau [Sah-i-lah-u]
Election monitors ---Sailaudy baikaushi[Sai-lau-DY bye-kauo-SHI]
Ballot --- Bulleten
To vote --- Dauys beru
Are you going to vote? --- Syz dauys beresiz-ba?
Free vote --- Ashyq dauys beru [Ah-shyq dah-u-ys beh-ruh]
Electronic Voting --- Electrondyk dauys beru
Where is the closest polling station? --- En zhakykyn sailau bolemshesi kai zherde ornalskan?
Can foreigners watch the voting? --- Shekel azamattary sailau barasyn bakylau zhasay alady ma?
Yes/No – Ye/Zhok
Are you excited about the election? --- Sailau barasyna rizasyz ba?
Did you vote? --- Siz dauis berdinizbe?

Did you watch television news last night? --- Siz kesche keschte teledidardan zhanalyktar karadyngyz ba?

Congress --- Kuryltai
Central Asia --- Ortalyk Aziya [Ohr-ta-LIHK AH-ziya]
President --- Prezident
People --- Khalyk
Government --- Ukimet
Joint session --- Birikken otyrys

Supreme Court --- Zhogarghy Sot [Zhoh-ghar-GHY Sot]

Judge --- Tureshe [Too-reh-SHAY]
Legal system ---Zandyk zhuiye [Zan-DYK Zhui-YEAH]
Reform ---Reforma [Re-FOR-mah]
Foreign Minister --- Syrtky Ister Ministri
Trade and Industry Minister --- Sauda zhane Industria Ministri
Trade pact --- Sauda Kelesim
Border treaty --- Shekaranyn shart
Free trade zone ---Erkin sauda aimagy [Yer-KIN Sau-DAH Ai-ma-GHY]
Special Economic Zone --- Anaye ekonomikalyk aimak
Ratification --- Bekittiru
Cooperation --- Yntymak [Yn-tyh-MAK]
Neighbor ---Korshe [Kohr-SHAY]
Repatriants --- Oralmandar
Welcome home! --- Kosh keldinizder atameken zherge!
Pipeline --- Kubyr
Security Council --- Kauypsizdik Kenesi [Kau-yp-siz-DIK Ke-ne-SYH]
[City, regional, district] council --- Maslikhat
Mayor --- Akim

Religion --- Din [Dhyn]

History --- Tarikh [Tah-rikh]
Short story --- Angime [Ang-ghee-mye]
Soldier --- Asker [As-keer]
Military exercises --- Askeri zhattygu [Ahs-ke-RI Zhat-tyh-GHU]
War --- Sogys
Disaster --- Apat, Kuireu
Assistance --- Zhardem
Emergency situation --- Totenshe zhagdai
Humanitarian assistance --- Gumanitarlyk zhardem
Innovation --- Innovatsia
Contest --- Baikau



GEOGRAPHY AND COUNTRIES:

Mountains --- Taular
Steppes --- Dalalar
Deserts --- Schulder
Caspian Sea --- Kaspii Tenizi
Aral Sea --- Aral Tenizi
China --- Kytai
Russia --- Resei [Reah-SAY]
USA --- Amerika Kurama Shtattary [Ah-MEE-ri-kah Ku-ra-MAH –Shtat-tah-RYH]



BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY:

Railway --- Temir Zholy
Oil --- Munai [Muh-nay]
Pipeline --- Kubyr [Kho-BYRR]
Streamline --- Kyskartu
Plant --- Zauyt
Sales --- Satu
Mynkuduk ---Thousand of Wells
Workplace --- Zhumys [zhoo-mis]
Environment --- Korshaghan orta [Kohr-sha-HAHN or-TA]
Drug --- Apyim [Ah-pyh-IM]
Space --- Alem [Ah-LEM]
Space ship --- Alem kemesi
Copyright --- Avtorlyk kookyk [Av-tor-LIK Koo-KYK]
International Arbitration Court --- Khalykaralyk Arbitrage Soty
Economic growth --- Economikalyk damu
Trade surplus --- Sauda kaldyk
Intellectual property rights --- Intelektualdyk menshiktik kukyktary
Cell phone --- Utkyr telefon

NUMBERS:

Cardinal numbers:

One --- Bir, Two --- Yeki, Three --- Ush, Four --- Tort, Five --- Bes
Six --- Alty, Seven --- Zheti, Eight --- Segiz, Nine --- Togyz, Ten --- On

Ordinal numbers:

First --- birinshi [byh-ryhn-SHEY], second --- yekinshi, third --- ushinshi, fourth ---tortinshi,
fifth --- besinshi, sixth --- altynshi, seventh --- zhetinshi, eighth --- segizinshi, ninth --- togyzinshi,
tenth --- onynshi
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