beyin

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Azeri[edit]

beyin

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Turkic [Term?], from Proto-Turkic *bejŋi (brain). Compare Turkish beyin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɛjin]
  • Hyphenation: be‧yin

Noun[edit]

beyin (definite accusative beyni, plural beyinlər)

  1. (anatomy) brain (organ)

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

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beyin

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بین (beyn, brain, mind, understanding, intellect), vulgar of بینی (beyni), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (beyni, brain), from Proto-Turkic *bejŋi,[1] *béñī (brain).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɛˈjin]
  • Hyphenation: be‧yin

Noun[edit]

beyin (definite accusative beyni, plural beyinler)

  1. (anatomy) brain (organ)
  2. mind; brains, intelligence

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

beyin (not comparable)

  1. (not comparable) cerebral, encephalic

References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*bejŋi”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Clauson, Gerard (1972) An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 348