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AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic чијин
Roman çiyin
Perso-Arabic چییین

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *čekn (part of shoulder between the neck and shoulderblade). Cognate with Turkish çiyin, dialectal Turkish çekin, Turkmen çigin; possibly cognate with Chuvash çан (çan, body)[1].

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃiˈjin], [t͡siˈjin]
  • Hyphenation: çi‧yin

NounEdit

çiyin (definite accusative çiyinçiyni, plural çiyinlər)

  1. (anatomy) shoulder

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*čekn”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill

TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Turkic *čekn (part of shoulder between the neck and shoulderblade).

NounEdit

çiyin (definite accusative çiyini, plural çiyinler)

  1. (anatomy) shoulder
DeclensionEdit
Inflection
Nominative çiyin
Definite accusative çiyini
Singular Plural
Nominative çiyin çiyinler
Definite accusative çiyini çiyinleri
Dative çiyine çiyinlere
Locative çiyinde çiyinlerde
Ablative çiyinden çiyinlerden
Genitive çiyinin çiyinlerin

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

çiyin

  1. genitive singular of çiy