yox

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *jōk (there is not).[1] Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰖𐰸(yok), Turkish yok etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Predicative[edit]

yox

  1. there isn't, there aren't (not a verb)
    Ayağı yoxdur, qaçır; qanadı yoxdur, uçur.
    It has no legs/feet, but it runs; it has no wings, but it flies (a traditional riddle).
    Deyəcək bir sözün yoxundursa, get.
    If you don't have anything to say, then leave.

Particle[edit]

yox

  1. (informal) no
    Cavab ver işimizi bilək, hə yoxsa yox?
    Give an answer so we know, yes or no?

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

Tzotzil[edit]

Adjective[edit]

yox

  1. green

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