This Proto-Turkic entry contains reconstructed terms and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Turkic edit

Alternative reconstructions edit

Etymology edit

Potentially from *yan- (to return, to come back) +‎ *-ki, literally "the one that has returned, that has renewed", compare *yana (again) and *yaŋïdan (again).

Adjective edit


  1. new

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Descendants edit

  • Oghur:
    • Chuvash: ҫӗнӗ (śĕnĕ)
  • Common Turkic: *yaŋï, *yeŋi:

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