zincirleme isim tamlaması

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Noun[edit]

zincirleme isim tamlaması ‎(definite accusative zincirleme isim tamlamasını, plural {{{2}}})

  1. A compound noun which consists of at least three nouns.

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Usage notes[edit]

There are several ways to form these kinds of compound nouns.

  1. The attributive noun may be a compound noun, and modify another noun which takes the 3rd person possessive suffix.
    For example, in the compound noun tahta kapının boyası ‎(paint of the wooden door), the attributive noun tahta kapı ‎(wooden door) is a compound in which both nouns are without suffix, and it modifies boya ‎(paint) which is suffixed by -sı.
  2. The attributive noun may be a compound noun in which the first noun takes the genitive-case suffix, and the second takes 3rd person possessive suffix with a genitive-case suffix, and modify another noun which takes the 3rd person possessive suffix.
    For example, in the compound noun çocuğun okulunun müdürü ‎(principal of the child's school), the attributive noun çocuğun okulu ‎(child's school) is a compound, consisting of çocuk which took -un and okul which was suffixed by -u and -nun; they modify müdür ‎(principal) which is suffixed by .
  3. The attributive noun may be a compound noun, and modify another noun which takes the 3rd person possessive suffix.
    For example, in the compound noun masa örtüsünün rengi ‎(the colo(u)r of the tablecloth), the attributive noun masa örtüsü ‎(tablecloth) is a compound, consisting of masa ‎(table) without suffix, and örtü taking the 3rd person possessive suffix -sü, and it modifies renk ‎(colour/color) which is suffixed by -i, the 3rd person possessive suffix.
  4. There may be more than three nouns, and there may also be adjectives, conjunctions, other possessive suffixes (such as "my") and/or adverbs among the nouns.
    For example:

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