yok

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Reversal of goy, with final devoicing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yok ‎(plural yoks)

  1. (pejorative) A non-Jew; a Gentile.
    • 2006, Howard Jacobson, Kalooki Nights, Vintage 2007, p. 162:
      I'd been warned about just such a day, when the yoks would come with their white-boned fists and start knocking us about.

Marshallese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • MED phonemes: {yẹkʷ}
  • IPA phonemes: /jɘkʷ/
  • IPA articulation: [e̯e͡okʷ]

Noun[edit]

yok

  1. you (singular); thou.

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic yok, from Proto-Turkic *yōk, *jōk ‎(is not, there is not).

Pronunciation[edit]

Declension[edit]

or

Determiner[edit]

yok

  1. there isn't, there aren't (not a verb in Turkish language)
    Kitapta 150 sayfa yok.
    There isn't 150 pages in the book
  2. it doesn't exist
    Pirinç var mı? — Hayır, hiç yok.
    Is there any rice? — No, there isn't.
  3. Expressing possession, equivalent of not have.
    Teyzem veya dayım yok.
    I don't have an aunt or an uncle.
  4. prohibited, forbidden
    Sigara içmek yok!
    No smoking cigarettes (it's forbidden here)!

Particle[edit]

yok

  1. No
    Beni anlıyor musun? — Yok.
    Do you undertand me? - No.

Antonyms[edit]

  • var (there is, there are, have)

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