Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

borrowed from Persian هیچ

PronounEdit

هیچ (hiç)

  1. nothing
  2. any

ReferencesEdit


PersianEdit

Dari Persian هیچ
Iranian Persian
Tajik ҳеч (heč)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭠𐭩𐭰(ēč, not any).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

هیچ (hič)

  1. tiny, insignificant, inconsiderable
  2. no
    هیچ کس نمی‌دونست اون کجاست.
    Hič kas nemi-dunest un kojāst.
    No one knew where he was. (vernacular)

AdverbEdit

هیچ (hič)

  1. never
  2. ever

NounEdit

هیچ (hič)

  1. nil, naught

PronounEdit

هیچ (hič)

  1. nothing

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Azerbaijani: heç
  • Armenian: հեչ (hečʿ)
  • Crimean Tatar:
  • Kazakh: еш ()
  • Ottoman Turkish: هیچ
  • Uyghur: ھېچ(hëch)