sürmək

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *sǖr-,[1] cognate with Turkish sürmek.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [syrˈmæk], [syrˈmæj]
  • (Tabriz) IPA(key): [syrˈmɑχ]
  • Hyphenation: sür‧mək

VerbEdit

sürmək (transitive)

  1. to drive (to compel to move on, of animals such as sheep)
  2. (dated) to lead (a caravan or troops)
  3. to drive, to ride (a vehicle)
    maşın sürməkto drive a car
  4. (transitive) to exile
    Sibirə sürməkto exile to Siberia
    Synonym: sürgün etmək
  5. to last, go on
    müharibə beş il sürdüthe war lasted for five years
    uzun sürən xəstəlikdən vəfat etdi[s/he] died after a long illness
    Synonym: çəkmək
  6. (colloquial, agriculture) to plow
    Synonym: şumlamaq
  7. (colloquial, agriculture) to mount, to get on top of (an animal) to mate

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ReferencesEdit

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