acı

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See also: aci, ACI, A.C.I., ací, -aći, ači, and açı

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic аҹы
Roman acı
Perso-Arabic آجی

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *iāčɨ-g (bitter).

Adjective[edit]

acı (comparative daha acı, superlative ən acı)

  1. bitter (having an acrid taste)

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آجی (acı, bitter), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (acı, bitter), from earlier *āçıɣ, from Proto-Turkic *iāčɨ-g (bitter), derived from Proto-Turkic *iāčɨ- (to become bitter) (see acı-).

Adjective[edit]

acı (comparative daha acı, superlative en acı)

  1. bitter, acrid
  2. hot, spicy
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آجی (acı, pain, ache), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (acıɣ, pain), from Proto-Turkic *ačɨ-g. Unclear relationship to Etymology 1, see more at acımak (to pity, to hurt, become sour).

Noun[edit]

acı (definite accusative acıyı, plural acılar)

  1. pain, suffering, ache
  2. grief, sorrow
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Adjective[edit]

acı

  1. sad, lamentable, tragic, grievous, sorrowful

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