kişi

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See also: kisi, Kisi, kîsi, ķīsi, ķīsī, and ķīši

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic киши
Roman kişi
Perso-Arabic کیشی

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *kiĺi (person). Cognate with Turkish kişi (person).

Noun[edit]

kişi (definite accusative kişini, plural kişilər)

  1. (archaic) person
  2. (informal) man (adult male human)

Declension[edit]

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Antonyms[edit]

  • (man, with regards to gender): qadın
  • (man, with regards to adultness): oğlan

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish كیشی (kişi, person, human being), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (kişi, person), from Proto-Turkic *kiĺi (person). Compare Old Turkic 𐰚𐰃𐰾𐰃 (kiši, person).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cɪˈʃɪ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ki‧şi

Noun[edit]

kişi (definite accusative kişiyi, plural kişiler)

  1. person, human being

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