-ün

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Turkish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ün

  1. Second-person singular possessive suffix denoting singular possession in words ending in a consonant.
    üzüm - üzümün
    grape - your grape
    göl - gölün
    lake - your lake
  2. Genitive case suffix for the nouns which end in a consonant
    düğün - düğünün
    wedding - wedding's/of the wedding

Usage notes[edit]

  • If the noun ends in a vowel, it becomes "-n" (for the possession suffix)
    ütü - ütün
  • It's used only when the word's last vowel is "ö" or "ü". It may change into "-in", "-ın" and "-un" according to the last vowel of the word. (possession suffix)
    ev - evin (the last vowel is "e" or "i")
    saç - saçın (the last vowel is "a" or "ı")
    yol - yolun (the last vowel is "o" or "u")
  • If the word ends in "p", "ç", "t" or "k", it may change them into "b", "c", "d" and "ğ".
    öç - öcün
    sözük - sözcüğün
  • It may cause the last vowel of the word dropped.
    ömür - ömrün"
  • If the word ends in a vowel, it's used with an auxiliary consonant; "n". (for the genitive case suffix)
    ütü - ütünün
  • It must be used with an apostrophe if it's appended to a proper noun.
    Özgür - Özgür'ün

Volapük[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ün

  1. Used to form the superlative form of adjectives.