dayı

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

dayı

  1. maternal uncle, brother of mother

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dajɯ]
  • Hyphenation: da‧yı

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Turkic tay, tagay, from Proto-Turkic *tāy, *dāj- (uncle).

Noun[edit]

dayı (definite accusative dayıyı, plural dayılar)

  1. maternal uncle, one's mother's brother
  2. dey
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *daja-gu.

Adjective[edit]

dayı

  1. (dialectal) good, nice