köçmək

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic көчмәк
Roman köçmək
Perso-Arabic کؤچمک

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *göč- (to move)[1] Cognate with Turkmen and Turkish göçmek, Crimean Tatar köçmek, Chuvash куҫ (kuś).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kœt͡ʃˈmæk]
  • Hyphenation: köç‧mək

Verb[edit]

köçmək

  1. (intransitive) to move, to change residence
    Biz keçən il təzə evimizə köçdükLast year, we moved to our new house.
  2. (intransitive) to migrate
    Quşlar baharda isti ölkələrə köçür.During the fall, the birds migrate to hot countries.
    Synonym: köç etmək
  3. (intransitive) to get married (of women), to move to husband's household
  4. (intransitive, figuratively) to die, pass away, depart

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*göč-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill