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NounEdit

iyi

  1. (geography) brook, small stream

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish ایو(eyü, good, well), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (eygü, good), from Proto-Turkic *ed-gü (good, excellent), derived from Proto-Turkic *ed (thing, goods). Compare Karakhanid [script needed] (, refined, useful thing) and Mongolian эд (ed, thing, object, item, property), a Turkic borrowing.

AdjectiveEdit

iyi (comparative daha iyi, superlative en iyi)

  1. good
  2. plentiful, abundant
  3. in good health, well

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

AdverbEdit

iyi

  1. well, fine, decently

NounEdit

iyi (definite accusative iyiyi, plural iyiler)

  1. the good

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative iyi
Definite accusative iyiyi
Singular Plural
Nominative iyi iyiler
Definite accusative iyiyi iyileri
Dative iyiye iyilere
Locative iyide iyilerde
Ablative iyiden iyilerden
Genitive iyinin iyilerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular iyim iyilerim
2nd singular iyin iyilerin
3rd singular iyisi iyileri
1st plural iyimiz iyilerimiz
2nd plural iyiniz iyileriniz
3rd plural iyileri iyileri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular iyiyim iyilerim
2nd singular iyisin iyilersin
3rd singular iyi
iyidir
iyiler
iyilerdir
1st plural iyiyiz iyileriz
2nd plural iyisiniz iyilersiniz
3rd plural iyiler iyilerdir

ReferencesEdit

  • Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*ed, *ed-gü”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  • Clauson, Gerard (1972), “edgü”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 51