"ya" meaning in Turkish

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Conjunction

IPA: /jɑ/
Etymology: Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), from Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”). Etymology templates: {{glossary|Inherited}} Inherited, {{inh|tr|ota|یا|||g=|g2=|g3=|id=|lit=|nocat=|pos=|sc=|sort=|tr=ya|ts=}} Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{inh+|tr|ota|یا|tr=ya}} Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{der|tr|fa|یا|t=either, or|tr=yâ}} Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”) Head templates: {{head|tr|conjunction|head=|sort=}} ya, {{tr-con}} ya
  1. (informal) Expresses mild confusion. Tags: informal
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-conj-71n28vTD
  2. what if (used to introduce speculation about future)
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-conj-ySvGc-bV
  3. what about (used to ask someone to consider something or someone that they have apparently not considered)
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-conj-Rmu3Fy2X
  4. (preceding the last term in a list) above all, especially Tags: preceding the last term in a list
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-conj-Vkkcc6B7
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: yaa Derived forms: ve, veya, veyahut Related terms: yahut
Etymology number: 2

Conjunction

IPA: /jɑ/ Forms: ya … ya … [canonical]
Etymology: Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), from Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”). Etymology templates: {{glossary|Inherited}} Inherited, {{inh|tr|ota|یا|||g=|g2=|g3=|id=|lit=|nocat=|pos=|sc=|sort=|tr=ya|ts=}} Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{inh+|tr|ota|یا|tr=ya}} Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{der|tr|fa|یا|t=either, or|tr=yâ}} Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”) Head templates: {{head|tr|conjunction|head=ya … ya …|sort=}} ya … ya …, {{tr-con|head=ya … ya …}} ya … ya …
  1. either … or Synonyms: ya … ya da …, ya … yahut … Derived forms: ya bu deveyi gütmeli, ya bu diyardan gitmeli, ya dayak yememiş ya sayı bilmiyor, ya devlet başa ya kuzgun leşe, ya hep ya hiç, ya herrü ya merrü, ya huyundan ya suyundan, ya var ya yok
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-conj-tdsnudo3
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: yaa
Etymology number: 2

Interjection

IPA: /jɑː/, /jɑ/
Head templates: {{head|tr|interjection|head=}} ya, {{tr-interj}} ya
  1. aw (Used to express affection.)
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-intj-ObnFXEZA
  2. Expresses frustration.
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-intj-490tAiqc
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: yaa
Etymology number: 3

Particle

IPA: /jɑː/
Etymology: Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), from Arabic يَا (yā, “o, hey, you”). Etymology templates: {{glossary|Inherited}} Inherited, {{inh|tr|ota|یا|||g=|g2=|g3=|id=|lit=|nocat=|pos=|sc=|sort=|tr=ya|ts=}} Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{inh+|tr|ota|یا|tr=ya}} Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), {{der|tr|ar|يَا|t=o, hey, you}} Arabic يَا (yā, “o, hey, you”) Head templates: {{head|tr|particle|head=|sort=}} ya, {{tr-particle}} ya
  1. The Turkish vocative particle. Synonyms: ey Derived forms: ya sabır Related terms: ya Allah, ya Rabbi, yahu, yalel, yalelli, yallah
    Sense id: en-ya-tr-particle-tr:vocative Categories (other): Turkish entries with incorrect language header, Turkish particles Disambiguation of Turkish entries with incorrect language header: 3 5 3 36 0 4 3 45
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: yaa Related terms: yahut
Etymology number: 1

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          "english": "— Can a little bit of yeast ferment the great lake? — But what if it should?",
          "text": "— İlahi, hocam, hiç göle maya çalmakla göl maya tutar mı? — Ya tutarsa?",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "what if (used to introduce speculation about future)"
      ],
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        [
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          "what if"
        ]
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "Turkish terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "It's easy to carry the bags. What about the luggages? What will be of them?",
          "text": "Poşetleri taşıması kolay. Ya bu bavullar? Onlar ne olacak?",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "what about (used to ask someone to consider something or someone that they have apparently not considered)"
      ],
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        [
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          "what about"
        ]
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "Turkish terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "Her hair, her voice, her smile are all so beautiful. And especially her eyes.",
          "text": "Saçları, sesi, gülüşü çok güzel. Ya gözleri.",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "above all, especially"
      ],
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        [
          "above all",
          "above all"
        ],
        [
          "especially",
          "especially"
        ]
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(preceding the last term in a list) above all, especially"
      ],
      "tags": [
        "preceding the last term in a list"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/jɑ/"
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "word": "yaa"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ya"
}

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    "Turkish entries with incorrect language header",
    "Turkish interjections",
    "Turkish lemmas",
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    "Turkish terms derived from Persian",
    "Turkish terms inherited from Ottoman Turkish",
    "Turkish terms with IPA pronunciation"
  ],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "ya bu deveyi gütmeli, ya bu diyardan gitmeli"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya dayak yememiş ya sayı bilmiyor"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya devlet başa ya kuzgun leşe"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya hep ya hiç"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya herrü ya merrü"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya huyundan ya suyundan"
    },
    {
      "word": "ya var ya yok"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_number": 2,
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      "name": "glossary"
    },
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        "4": "",
        "5": "",
        "g": "",
        "g2": "",
        "g3": "",
        "id": "",
        "lit": "",
        "nocat": "",
        "pos": "",
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        "sort": "",
        "tr": "ya",
        "ts": ""
      },
      "expansion": "Ottoman Turkish یا (ya)",
      "name": "inh"
    },
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        "3": "یا",
        "tr": "ya"
      },
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      "name": "inh+"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "tr",
        "2": "fa",
        "3": "یا",
        "t": "either, or",
        "tr": "yâ"
      },
      "expansion": "Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”)",
      "name": "der"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "Inherited from Ottoman Turkish یا (ya), from Persian یا (yâ, “either, or”).",
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      "form": "ya … ya …",
      "tags": [
        "canonical"
      ]
    }
  ],
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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "tr",
        "2": "conjunction",
        "head": "ya … ya …",
        "sort": ""
      },
      "expansion": "ya … ya …",
      "name": "head"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "head": "ya … ya …"
      },
      "expansion": "ya … ya …",
      "name": "tr-con"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Turkish",
  "lang_code": "tr",
  "pos": "conj",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "Turkish terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "[Choose] either this or that. We can't afford to buy them both.",
          "text": "Ya bu, ya şu. İkisine birden paramız yetmez.",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "either … or"
      ],
      "links": [
        [
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          "either … or"
        ]
      ],
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        {
          "word": "ya … ya da …"
        },
        {
          "word": "ya … yahut …"
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/jɑ/"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "word": "yaa"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ya"
}

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    "Turkish interjections",
    "Turkish lemmas",
    "Turkish terms with IPA pronunciation"
  ],
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  "etymology_templates": [],
  "etymology_text": "",
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      "args": {
        "1": "tr",
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        "head": ""
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    {
      "args": {},
      "expansion": "ya",
      "name": "tr-interj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Turkish",
  "lang_code": "tr",
  "pos": "intj",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "Turkish terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "Aw, so cute! Look how's she sleeping.",
          "text": "Ya, çok tatlı! Şunun yatışına bak.",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "aw (Used to express affection.)"
      ],
      "links": [
        [
          "aw",
          "aw"
        ]
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "Turkish terms with usage examples"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "Enough!",
          "text": "Ya yeter be, yeter!",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Expresses frustration."
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/jɑː/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/jɑ/"
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "word": "yaa"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ya"
}

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