kayın

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

kayın

From Old Turkic kadıŋ, from Proto-Turkic *Kadɨŋ (birch tree).

Noun[edit]

kayın (definite accusative kayını, plural kayınlar)

  1. beech (tree of Fagus family)
Usage notes[edit]
  • The accent is on the last syllable, i.e. kayın.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Turkic kadın, from Proto-Turkic *Kādɨn (relative-in-law).

Noun[edit]

kayın (definite accusative kaynı, plural kayınlar)

  1. brother-in-law (brother of one's husband or wife)
Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The accent is on the last syllable, i.e. kayın.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kayın

  1. second-person plural imperative of kaymak
Usage notes[edit]
  • The accent is on the first syllable, i.e. kayın.