qoca

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic гоҹа
Roman qoca
Perso-Arabic قوجا

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Karakhanid [script needed] (koca, old man), attested at least since 13th century[1] and Turkish koca (large; husband).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡoˈd͡ʒɑ], [ɡoˈd͡zɑ]
  • Hyphenation: qo‧ca

Adjective[edit]

qoca (comparative daha qoca, superlative ən qoca)

  1. old (of people)
    qoca kişiold man
    Synonyms: yaşlı; see also Thesaurus:qoca
    Antonyms: gənc, cavan

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Noun[edit]

qoca (definite accusative qocanı, plural qocalar)

  1. old man, elderly person
    Döyüşə yalnız qocalar gedir.
    Only old men are going to battle.
  2. (Agjabedi, Basarkeçər, Barda, Qazakh, Tartar, Biləsuvar) grandmother
    Synonym: nənə

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “koca”, in Nişanyan Sözlük