əski

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic әски
Roman əski
Perso-Arabic اسکی

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *es-(kü)[1]. Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (eski); Turkish eski, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [æsˈki]
  • Hyphenation: əs‧ki

Adjective[edit]

əski (comparative daha əski, superlative ən əski)

  1. old, previous, earlier (for inanimate objects)
    əski əlifbaold alphabet
    Synonyms: köhnə, sabiq
    Antonyms: təzə, yeni
  2. worn-out
    əski paltarworn-out clothes
  3. out-of-date, obsolescent
    Synonym: köhnə
    Antonym: yeni
  4. longstanding, old (e.g. of relationships)
    əski dostan old friend
  5. ancient
    Synonym: qədim
    Antonyms: müasir, çağdaş

References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*es-(kü)”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill