yuxu

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From metatheses of the early Azerbaijani uyxu, uyqu or from an apheresis of Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (uyuχu)[1]; ultimately from Proto-Turkic *ūdï-ku, a deriivation of Proto-Turkic *ūdï- (to sleep).

Noun[edit]

yuxu (definite accusative yuxunu, plural yuxular)

  1. sleep
    Uşağın yuxusu gəlir.The child is sleepy.
  2. dream
    Dünən gecə yuxuda nənəmi görmüşdüm. Yaxşı yuxu idi.
    Last night I dreamt of my grandmother. It was a nice dream.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “uyku”, in Nişanyan Sözlük

Further reading[edit]

  • yuxu in Obastan, Azerbaijani online dictionaries