yüz

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See also: ýüz and ÿüz

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic јүз
Roman yüz
Perso-Arabic

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *jǖŕ (hundred), cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰇𐰕 (yüz, hundred).

Azeri cardinal numbers
 <  99 100 101  > 
    Cardinal : yüz
    Ordinal : yüzüncü

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

yüz

  1. (cardinal) hundred

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *jǖŕ (hundred).

Numeral[edit]

yüz

  1. (cardinal) hundred.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *jǖŕ (face).

Noun[edit]

yüz

  1. face
Synonyms[edit]

Turkish[edit]

Turkish cardinal numbers
 <  99 100 101  > 
    Cardinal : yüz
    Ordinal : yüzüncü
    Distributive : yüzer
Turkish Wikipedia article on yüz

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish يوز (yüz, hundred), from , from Proto-Turkic *jǖŕ (hundred), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *ǯi̯ōŕo (a big number).[1] Compare Japanese よろず (yorozu, large number, ten thousand), Korean (yeol, ten).

Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰇𐰕 (yüz, hundred), Chuvash ҫӗр (śĕr, hundred), Kazakh жүз (jüz, hundred), Kyrgyz жүз (cüz, hundred), Turkmen ýüz (hundred), Tuvan чүс (čüs, hundred), Uzbek yuz (hundred), Yakut сүүс (süüs, hundred).

Numeral[edit]

yüz

  1. (cardinal) hundred
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish يوز (yüz, face), from Proto-Turkic *jǖŕ (face), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *nī́bŕo (face, resemblance).[2] Compare Mongolian нүүр (nüür, face).

Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰃𐰕 (yüz, face), Chuvash ҫӑвар (śăvar, mouth), Kyrgyz жүз (cüz, face), Turkmen ýüz (face, surface), Uzbek yuz (face, cheek), Yakut сүүс (süüs, forehead).

Noun[edit]

yüz (definite accusative yüzü, plural yüzler)

  1. (anatomy) face
  2. lining
  3. face, surface, cutting edge
  4. side, aspect
  5. sense of shame, shame
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

yüz

  1. second-person singular imperative of yüzmek (to swim)

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

yüz

  1. second-person singular imperative of yüzmek (to flay)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*ǯi̯ōŕo”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*nī́bŕo”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill