yalnız

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jɑɫnɨʐ]
  • Hyphenation: yal‧nız

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic yalıŋuz, from yalŋus.

Adjective[edit]

yalnız (comparative daha yalnız, superlative en yalnız)

  1. alone, lonely
sokaktaki yalnız çocuk - the lonely child in the street

Declension[edit]

  • Declension and possessive forms are used when an adjective is nominalized.

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Adverb[edit]

yalnız

  1. alone, without anyone else
beni yalnız bırak! - leave me alone! (singular, informal)
eve yalnız yürüdü - she walked home alone
  1. only
yalnız seni düşündüm - I only thought about you

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Conjunction[edit]

yalnız

  1. but
güzel yalnız biraz eski - it's beautiful but (it's) a bit old

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