yüzyıl

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From yüz (hundred) +‎ yıl (year).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yüzyıl (definite accusative yüzyılı, plural yüzyıllar)

  1. century (100 years)
    Synonym: asır
    21. yüzyıl21st century

Usage notes[edit]

Yüz yıl, with a space in between, means "one hundred years" exclusively; while yüzyıl means "century", that is, the time frame made up of a hundred years.