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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish صینامق(sınamak, to try, test), derived from Proto-Turkic *sɨ̄n (observation, test).[1] Compare Kazakh сын (sın, test), Kyrgyz сын (sın, test, expertise).

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (sına-, to test), Azerbaijani sınamaq (to try, test), Bashkir һынау (hïnaw, to test), Kazakh сынау (sınaw, to test, verify), Kyrgyz сыноо (sınoo, to test), Turkmen synamak (to test, experience), Uzbek sinamoq (to test).

VerbEdit

sınamak (third-person singular simple present sınar)

  1. (transitive) to test, put to a test, try out
    Öğretmen bu konudaki bilgimi sınadı.'The teacher tested my knowledge on this subject.

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ReferencesEdit

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