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AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (danışmaq)[1], ultimately a derivation of Proto-Turkic *tạnu- (to know, get to know) [2][3], whence also Azerbaijani tanımaq. Cognate with Karakhanid تَنُشْماقْ(tanušmāq, to talk to each other), Ottoman Turkish طانشمق(danışmak, to advice, counsel).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [danɯʃˈmɑχ]
  • Hyphenation: da‧nış‧maq

VerbEdit

danışmaq

  1. (intransitive) to speak
    Bu adam həddindən çox danışır.This person speaks too much.
  2. (transitive) to tell
    Öz sirrini mənə danışdı.S/he told me his/her secret
    Synonyms: söyləmək, nəql etmək
  3. (intransitive) to converse
    Synonym: söhbət etmək

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gölpınarlı, Abdülbâki (1934), “Yunus Emre’de Öz Türkçe Kelimeler [Native Turkic words in Yunus Emre]”, in Türkiyat Mecmuası, volume 4
  2. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “danışmaq”, in Nişanyan Sözlük
  3. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*tạnu-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill