-dan

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Turkish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-dan

  1. Used to form ablative of nouns.
    okul - okuldan
    school - from school

Usage notes[edit]

  • It's used when the noun's last vowel is a back vowel.
  • It could be "-den", when the noun's last vowel is a front vowel.
    köy - köyden
  • It could be "-tan", when the noun's last consonant is "f", "s", "t", "k", "ç", "ş", "h" or "p".
    mutfak - mutfaktan
  • It must be used with an apostrophe while forming a proper noun.
    İstanbul - İstanbul'dan

Azeri[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-dan

  1. Used to form ablative of nouns.
    kitab - kitabdan
    book - from book
  1. İstanbul - İstanbuldan

Usage notes[edit]

  • It's used when the noun's last vowel is a back vowel.
  • It could be "-dən", when the noun's last vowel is a front vowel.
    mətbəx - mətbəxdən