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TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [javˈɾu]
  • Hyphenation: yav‧ru

NounEdit

yavru ‎(definite accusative yavruyu, plural yavrular)

  1. baby (young animal)
    Kedimiz Mırnav, o sene dört yavru yavrulamıştı.
    Our cat Mırnav gave birth to four kittens that year. (Here, the baby animals are kittens.)
  2. (figuratively) A child
    Hiç bir anne yavrusunu ateşe atar mı?
    Would a mother ever throw her child to the fire?
  3. (figuratively) baby (used to refer to an attractive person, most often female)
    Gel buraya güzelim, yavruların yavrusu!
    Come here my beauty, [sexy] baby!

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