güvənmək

See also: güvenmek

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

A derivation from Proto-Turkic *güb- (to be proud; to hope) +‎ -an.[1] Compare Turkish güvenmek.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡyvænˈmæk], [ɡyvæˈmːæj]
  • Hyphenation: gü‧vən‧mək
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VerbEdit

güvənmək

  1. (intransitive, with dative) to trust
  2. (intransitive, with dative) to rely on
    Men bilirəm ki, əgər bir gün çətinliyə düşsəm, səndən başqa güvənə biləcəyim adam yoxdur bu həyatda.
    I know that if I face difficulties one day, I don't have anyone in this life to rely on/trust except for you.
    Synonyms: bel bağlamaq, arxalanmaq
  3. (colloquial, intransitive, with dative) to brag; to take pride in something superficial and vain

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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