TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish ایتمك‎, ultimately from Proto-Turkic *ēt-[1]. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰃𐱅(et-, to make), Azerbaijani etmək, etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [etmec]
  • Hyphenation: et‧mek

VerbEdit

etmek (third-person singular simple present eder)

  1. to do; to make; to equal

Usage notesEdit

This is verb is used in conjunction with nouns for the formation of compound verbs, similar to English make in make amends.

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ReferencesEdit

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