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Kitap

Kitap Book [ Kee-tahp ] NounA written or printed work

Denizkızı

Denizkızı Mermaid [ Deh-neez-kuh-zuh ] NounA mythical sea creature with

Yemek

Yemek Food [ Yeh-mek ] NounAny substance consumed to provide

Marş

Marş March [ Marsh ] NounA piece of music with

Çiçek

Çiçek Flower [ Chee-chek ] NounThe reproductive structure found in

Uğur

Uğur Good luck [ Oo-ghoor ] NounA symbol of good

Tatil

Tatil Vacation [ Tah-teel ] NounA period of time devoted

Gülüş

Gülüş Laughter [ Goo-loosh ] NounThe sound or action of

Uykusuz

Uykusuz Sleepless [ Oo-ykoo-sooz ] AdjectiveUnable to sleep or experiencing

Hayal

Hayal Dream (as in aspiration) [ Hah-yahl ] NounA cherished

Dostluk

Dostluk Friendship [ Dohs-tlook ] NounThe state of being friends;

Yenilik

Yenilik Innovation [ Yeh-nee-leek ] NounThe introduction of something new,

Anıt

Anıt Monument [ Ah-neet ] NounA structure, typically large and

Renk

Renk Color [ Renk ] NounThe property possessed by an

Uçak

Uçak Airplane [ Oo-chahk ] NounA powered flying vehicle with

Gülümseme

Gülümseme Smile [ Goo-looms-meh ] NounThe act of curving one’s

Şarkı

Şarkı Song [ Shar-kuh ] NounA musical composition with lyrics

Hüzün

Hüzün Melancholy [ Hoo-zoon ] NounA feeling of deep sadness

Kahve

Kahve Coffee [ Kah-veh ] NounA popular caffeinated beverage made

Sevimli

Sevimli Cute [ Seh-veem-lee ] AdjectiveAttractive in a delicate or

Gözlük

Gözlük Glasses [ Guhz-look ] NounA pair of lenses set

Görüşmek

Görüşmek To meet [ Guh-roosh-mehk ] VerbThe act of coming

Hayranlık

Hayranlık Admiration [ Hahy-rahn-luhk ] NounA feeling of deep respect

Güzellik

Güzellik Beauty [ Guh-zel-leek ] NounA combination of qualities that

Sabah

Sabah Morning [ Sah-bah ] NounThe time of day between

Güldeste

Güldeste Bouquet of flowers [ Gool-des-teh ] NounA decorative arrangement

Sevgi

Sevgi Love (as in affection) [ Sehv-gee ] NounA deep

Şans

Şans Luck [ Shans ] NounA force that brings good

Çocuk

Çocuk Child [ Cho-jook ] NounA young human being who

Deniz

Deniz Sea [ Deh-neez ] NounA large body of saltwater

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