torun

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See also: Torun, Toruń, and Toruň

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

torun

  1. grandchild; grandson, granddaughter
  2. (rare) nephew, niece

Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

torun

  1. First person singular indicative present form of torua.

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɔɾʊn]
  • Hyphenation: to‧run

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *tōr- (young of an animal), whence Turkmen torum (young of a camel) and dialectal Turkish torum, torbuç and toru. For the semantic extension from 'young of an animal' to 'child/grandchild', compare Turkish çocuk. Cognate with Tatar турун (turun, grandchild), Crimean Tatar turun (grandchild; niece, nephew). Compare also Kumyk торай (toray, piglet; child; grandchild), Kazakh торай (toray, piglet), etc.

Alternatively from Old Armenian թոռն (tʿoṙn).

Noun[edit]

torun (definite accusative torunu, plural torunlar)

  1. grandchild; grandson, granddaughter
  2. (figuratively) a person that follows the same descent with another
  3. (figuratively) a person that follows, likes or sympathizes someone.
  4. (slang) an inexperienced soldier
Declension[edit]
Inflection
Nominative torun
Definite accusative torunu
Singular Plural
Nominative torun torunlar
Definite accusative torunu torunları
Dative toruna torunlara
Locative torunda torunlarda
Ablative torundan torunlardan
Genitive torunun torunların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular torunum torunlarım
2nd singular torunun torunların
3rd singular torunu torunları
1st plural torunumuz torunlarımız
2nd plural torununuz torunlarınız
3rd plural torunları torunları
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular torunum torunlarım
2nd singular torunsun torunlarsın
3rd singular torun
torundur
torunlar
torunlardır
1st plural torunuz torunlarız
2nd plural torunsunuz torunlarsınız
3rd plural torunlar torunlardır
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

torun

  1. definite genitive singular of tor

References[edit]

  • Pedersen (Pedersən), Holger (1907) Hayerēn ew dracʿi lezunerə [Armenian and the Neighbouring Languages] (in Armenian), translated into Armenian by H. Tʿovmas Ketikean, Vienna: Mekhitarist Press, page 200