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Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish سويلمك (söylemek).

VerbEdit

söylemek

  1. to say.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish سويلمك (söylemek), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (söylemek, to speak), attested at 1317. Further etymology unclear, often regarded as corruption of Common Turkic *sözle- < *söz. However this might be folk etymology. See söz and sözle-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /søjlɛmɛc/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

söylemek (third-person singular simple present söyler)

  1. (transitive) to say, to tell
    Kapıyı açmamızı söyledin.You told us to open the door.
  2. (transitive) to mention
  3. (transitive) to sing

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