yavru

TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [javˈɾu]
  • Hyphenation: yav‧ru

NounEdit

yavru (definite accusative yavruyu, plural yavrular)

  1. baby (young animal)
    Kedimiz Mırnav, o sene dört yavru yavrulamıştı.
    Our cat Mırnav gave birth to four kittens that year. (Here, the baby animals are kittens.)
  2. (figuratively) A child
    Hiç bir anne yavrusunu ateşe atar mı?
    Would a mother ever throw her child to the fire?
  3. (figuratively) Used for a sexy girl
    Gel buraya güzelim, yavruların yavrusu!
    Come here my beaty, [sexy] baby!

Derived termsEdit

  • yavrulama
  • yavrulamak

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 4 November 2013, at 11:47