yetmek

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic yét- ‎(1. to catch up to (trans.) 2. to suffice (intr.))[1], from Proto-Turkic *jẹt- ‎(to reach), possibly from Proto-Altaic *ǯi ( ~ *ǯi̯a) ‎(to come)[2].

Verb[edit]

yetmek (third-person singular simple present yeter)

  1. (intransitive) to suffice
  2. (intransitive) to do enough; to fulfill.
  3. (intransitive) to reach

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "yetmek" - nişanyansözlük
  2. ^ Sergei Starostin, Vladimir Dybo, Oleg Mudrak (2003), Etymological Dictionary of the Altaic Languages, Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers: “*ǯi ( ~ *ǯi̯a)”