AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yōk (there is not).[1] Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰖𐰸(yok), Turkish yok etc.

PronunciationEdit

PredicativeEdit

yox

  1. antonym of var (there is, there are, there exists, there exist): there is no, there are no, there does not exist, there do not exist
  2. antonym of var (to have): to not have
    Ayağı yoxdur, qaçır; qanadı yoxdur, uçur.
    It has no legs/feet, [but] it runs; it has no wings, [but] it flies (a traditional riddle).
    Deyəcək bir sözün yoxundursa, get.
    If you don't have anything to say, then leave.

SynonymsEdit

ParticleEdit

yox

  1. (colloquial) no
    Cavab ver işimizi bilək, hə yoxsa yox?
    Give an answer so we know, yes or no?
    Antonym:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

SalarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *yōk.

PredicativeEdit

yox

  1. there is not
    Antonym: vār

ReferencesEdit

  • Tenishev, Edhem (1976), “yox”, in Stroj salárskovo jazyká [Grammar of Salar], Moscow: Nauka, page 363

TzotzilEdit

AdjectiveEdit

yox

  1. green

Derived termsEdit

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