ayı

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Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic ајы
Roman ayı
Perso-Arabic آیی

Noun[edit]

ayı (definite accusative ayını, plural ayılar)

  1. (zoology) bear

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɑˈjɯ́]
  • Hyphenation: a‧yı

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آيی (ayï, bear), from earlier *ayïɣ < *aδïɣ, from Proto-Turkic *adɨg (bear). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰑𐰍 (adïɣ, bear), Karakhanid اَذِغْ (aδïɣ, bear).

Noun[edit]

ayı (definite accusative ayıyı, plural ayılar)

  1. (zoology) bear
  2. (colloquial) a rude primitive person
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayı

  1. singular definite accusative of ay

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ayı

  1. third-person singular possessive of ay