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katolikka'tolik(Roman) CatholicкатолическийPasha baýramyny bellemäge katolik ybadathanasyna köp adamlar ýygnandylar.Many people gathered in the Catholic cathedral to celebrate the Easter holiday.
kawkazCaucasianКавказскийKawkaz halky örän gaharjaň halk.Caucasian people are very prone to anger.
kaýylka:ýyl1agreed, in agreement (with), concordant (with)kaýyl bolmakto agree (with)Ejem maňa öz gazanjyňa kaýyl bolmagy ündew edýär.My mother told me to be satisfied with what I earn.2satisfied (with), pleased withkaýyl bolmakto be satisfied (with)3humble
kazakaza:last moments, last hour(s)kazasy dolmakto dieMeniň babam segsen ýaşanda kazasy doldy.My grandfather died at the age of eighty.
kazyka:zycfsudýaMuslim judgebaş kazychief judgekazynyň kömekçileri(two-member) jury, the helpersduring Soviet times referred only to the religious judge, but now its judicial
kazyýetcourt, courthouseşäher kazyýeticity courthouseŞu gün kazyýetde daşary ýurtly jenaýatkäriň işine seredilýär.Today the activity of foreign criminals will be examined in court.during Soviet times referred only to the religious court, but now its judicial
kebapkeba:pkebabTürkmenler goýnuň etinden kebap bişirýärler.Turkmen cook lamb kebabs.
kebapçykeba:pçykebab chef, the person who cooks kebabsMeniň daýym restoranda kebapçy bolup işleýär.My uncle works at the restaurant as a kebab chef.
kebelekbutterfly, mothBiz jülgä gezelenje gidenimizde, köp kebelek gördük.We saw many butterflies when we visited the gorge.daşynda kebelek bolmakph. v.to hang round, to try to get round
kebzeshoulder-blade, scapulakebzäm batýarthere is a pain under my shoulder-bladeanatomy
keçefelt mat made by handkeçe çekmekto drag a felt mat along the groundkeçe basmakto press wool into feltkeçe ädikfelt bootsIndi obada kän keçe ulanmaýarlar.Nowadays felt mats are not used much in the villages.
keçjalobstinate, stubborn, naughty, won't listen to reasonkeç adamobstinate personMugallymlar onuň oglunyň örän keçjal oglandygyny aýdýarlar.Teachers say that his son is a very naughty boy.biriniň kejine gaýtmakph. v.to contradict somebody, gainsay somebody
kejebea box put on the back of a camel (and used in weddings)
kekenecfokaraňy getir süýt bereýinsay. ofokara1ladybirdBrit2ladybugAmer
kel1mangy, scabbykel oglanmangy boykel bolmakto be covered with scabs2bald, hairlesskel-kellelibald-headedDaşary ýurtlarda kellige garşy derman tapypdyrlar.Apparently in foreign countries a cure for baldness has been discovered.
kelemeverses recited from Qur’an as last riteskelemäňi çöwürmekto read one's last ritesMusulmanlar ölmezinden öň kelemesini çöwürmeli diýýärler.They say Muslims should read the last rites before they die.
kelle1headmeniň kelläm agyrýarI have a headachekelemiň kellesihead of cabbage2head, brain, wits, mindol kelleli oglanhe is a bright ladonuň kellesi ýokhe is unintelligentkelle agyrycomp.kella:gyryheadacheMen her gün wagtynda gök çaý içmesem, kelle agyrym tutýar.If I do not have green tea by a certain time every day, I get a headache.kelle agyry dermanymedicine used for the treatment of headache
kellebaşaýakhead and feet (of animal; as meat)Meniň maşgalam aýda bir gezek kellebaşaýak iýýär.My family eats the head and feet of an animal once a month.seen as gourmet food, and often given to the guest
kellikbaldnessKellige garşy derman oýlap tapypdyrlar.They have invented a medicine to cure baldness, it seems.
kelpeze, suwulganlizardMen oba gidenimde köp kelpeze tutdym.I caught many lizards when I went to the village.
kelte1short (in stature or length)kelte boýlyundersized, shortkelte boýly adamshort person2superficial, shallow; unfinished, done by halves, lacking in thoroughnesskelte etmekto not finish somethingEden işiňi doly bitir, kelte etme.Do your work thoroughly, don't do it by halves.
kemcfkem-kemden1insufficient, lacking, not enough, littlekem bermekto give too little, not give enough; not do enoughbäş manady kem bermekto give five manats less (than you ought)kem gelmekto be missing, be lackingkem çekmekto weigh out too few/littlePulum kem gelýär.I haven't got enough money.2worseBu ondan kemmi?Is it worse than that one?3less than, minus (often of time)On minudy kem iki.It is ten minutes to two.kem-kemcomp.gradually, little by littleObanyň görki kem-kem gözelleşýär.The beauty of the village is increasing gradually.
kem-kemdencfkemgradually, step by step, little by littleHer gün ylgamagyň wagtyny kem-kemden artdyrmaly.Each day the running time should be gradually increased.
kemakylstupid, thick, lacking in common-sensekemakyl çagastupid child