oğlan

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See also: oglan and öglan

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic оғлан
Roman oğlan
Perso-Arabic

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (oglan), Turkish oğlan, Turkmen oglan.

Noun[edit]

oğlan (definite accusative oğlanı, plural oğlanlar)

  1. boy

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

  • (with regards to gender): qız
  • (with regards to youthfulness): ər

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic oglan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): oː.ˈɫɑn
  • Hyphenation: oğ‧lan
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

oğlan (definite accusative oğlanı, plural oğlanlar)

  1. boy, male child
  2. (slang) catamite

Usage notes[edit]

This word is usually considered inappropriate for its slang meaning.

Preferred expression is "erkek çocuğu" (lit. male child)

Declension[edit]

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