dünən

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *tün (night, yesterday)[1] Cognate with Old Turkic 𐱅‬𐰇‬𐰤‬(tün, night, dark night)[2], Turkish dün (yesterday), Turkmen düýn (yesterday), Crimean Tatar tünevin (yesterday) and dün (yesterday), Karachay-Balkar тюнене (yesterday), Uzbek tun (night), Uyghur تۈن(tün, dark) and تۈنۈگۈن(tünügün, yesterday), Tatar төн (tön, night), Bashkir төн (tön, night), Kazakh түн (tün, night) and Kyrgyz түн (tün, night).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdynæn]
  • Hyphenation: dü‧nən

Adverb[edit]

dünən

  1. yesterday
    Dünən işdən qayıdanda, dostuma rast gəldim.
    Yesterday, as I was returning from work, I met a friend.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*tün”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Abuseitova, M. Kh; Bukhatuly, B., editors (2008), “𐱅𐰇𐰤”, in TÜRIK BITIG: Ethno Cultural Dictionary, Language Committee of Ministry of Culture and Information of Republic of Kazakhstan