boyun

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bōyn (neck).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [boˈjun]
  • Hyphenation: bo‧yun

Noun[edit]

boyun (definite accusative boynu, plural boyunlar)

  1. (anatomy) neck
  2. collar

Spelling notes[edit]

This noun is one of several Azerbaijani nouns which lose their last vowel in the accusative, genitive and dative singular, and in the singular possessive forms (see more Azerbaijani nouns which lose their last vowel).

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بویون‎, بوین(boyun), from Proto-Turkic *bōjn (neck).

Noun[edit]

boyun (definite accusative boyunu, plural boyunlar)

  1. neck

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