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AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic гајытмаг
Roman qayıtmaq
Perso-Arabic قاییتماق

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Turkic *KAy- (to turn back; to show respect; to squint; to move to smb.'s side; to run towards; to go past, around).[1] Cognate with Karakhanid قَدِتْماقْ(qadïtmāq, to come back)[2] Turkish kayıtmak, Crimean Tatar qaytmaq.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡɑjɯtˈmɑχ]
  • (Tabriz) IPA(key): [ɡejitˈmɑχ], [ɢejitˈmɑχ][3] (as if spelled qeyitmək)
  • Hyphenation: qa‧yıt‧maq

VerbEdit

qayıtmaq

  1. (intransitive) to return, come back, go back
    sürgündən qayıtmaqto return from exile
    Tələbələr Amerikada iki il oxuyub vətənlərinə qayıtdılar
    The students studied in America for two years [and] returned to their home country.
    • 1985, “Ağdamda Qədir Rüstəmovla “Atüstü” söhbət”, in Qafqaz.info[1]:
      Özümə söz verdim ki, onu tapmayınca, geri qayıdası deyiləm.
      I promised myself that I wouldn't go back until I found him.
      2014 January 25, Günel Türksoy, Qafqaz.info[2]:
      Tədbirə get, redaksiyaya qayıt, sonra informasiya yaz.
      Go to an event, come back to the editorial board, then write the information [about it].
    Synonym: dönmək

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*KAj-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Atalay, Besim (1939-1943) Divanü Lûgat-it-Türk Tercümesi [Translation of the Dīwān Lughāt al-Turk] (Türk Dil Kurumu Yayınları; 521) (in Turkish), 1985 edition, Ankara: Türk Tarih Kurmu Basımevi, page 301
  3. ^ Haneda, Koichi (2009—2010), “qayıtmaq”, in لغات لهج هی تبریز [Vocabulary of Tabrizi Dialect] (in Persian), Tabriz: یاران, →ISBN, page 93