-un

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Finnish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-un

  1. Suffix variant for the illative singular: see -Vn.

Ngarrindjeri[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-un

  1. Suffix denoting present tense.



Turkish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-un

  1. Second-person singular possessive suffix denoting singular possession in words ending in a consonant.
    torun (grandchild) → torunun (your grandchild)
    horoz (rooster) → horozun (your rooster)
  2. Genitive case suffix for the nouns which end in a consonant
    okul (school) → okulun (school's/of the school)

Usage notes[edit]

  • If the noun ends in a vowel, it becomes -n (for the possession suffix)
    kokukokun
  • It's used only when the word's last vowel is "o" or "u". It may change into "-in", "-ın" and "-ün" according to the last vowel of the word. (possession suffix)
    evevin (the last vowel is "e" or "i")
    saçsaçın (the last vowel is "a" or "ı")
    yüzyüzün (the last vowel is "ö" or "ü")
  • If the word ends in "p", "ç", "t" or "k", it may change them into "b", "c", "d" and "ğ".
    grupgrubun
    burçburcun
    umutumudun
    çocukçocuğun
  • It may cause the last vowel of the word to be dropped.
    burunburnun
  • If the word ends in a vowel, it's used with an auxiliary consonant; "n". (for the genitive case suffix)
    sorusorunun
  • It must be used with an apostrophe if it's appended to a proper noun.
    UğurUğur'un