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, page 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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Mbula[edit]

Noun[edit]

yok

  1. water

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic 𐰖𐰸 ‎(yok, no; is not, there is not), from Proto-Turkic *yōk, *jōk ‎(no; is not, there is not).

Pronunciation[edit]

Declension[edit]

or

Determiner[edit]

yok

  1. there isn't, there aren't (not a verb)
    Kitapta 150 sayfa yok.
    There aren't 150 pages in the book.
  2. it doesn't exist
    Pirinç var ? — Hayır, hiç yok.
    Is there any rice? — No, there isn't at all.
  3. Expressing possession, equivalent of not have.
    Teyzem veya dayım yok.
    I don't have an aunt nor an uncle. (lit. Neither my aunt nor my uncle are there.)
  4. prohibited, forbidden
    Sigara içmek yok!
    No smoking cigarettes! (lit. There is no smoking cigarettes!)

Particle[edit]

yok

  1. no, nope
    Beni anlıyor musun? — Yok.
    Do you understand me? — No.

Interjection[edit]

  1. no, nope

Synonyms[edit]

  • yasak (forbidden)
  • hayır (no as particle or interjection)

Antonyms[edit]

  • var (there is, there are, have)
  • ha, he (yes as particle or interjection)
  • evet (yes as particle or interjection)

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

yok ‎(plural yoks)

  1. yoke

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