yakın

See also: яҡын

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic yaqïn, from Proto-Turkic *ya- (near; good). More at yan and kan.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jəˈkɯn]
  • Hyphenation: ya‧kın

AdverbEdit

yakın

  1. closeby, nearby

Usage notesEdit

  • The accent is on the last syllable, i.e. yakın.

NounEdit

yakın (definite accusative yakını, plural yakınlar)

  1. akin to, relative
    Ayşe, Zülâl'in yakını.
    Ayşe is Zülâls relative.
  2. Somebody/something that is near
    Yakını iyi göremiyorum.
    I cannot see the near.

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • The accent is on the last syllable, i.e. yakın.
Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 19:22