Uyghur Nouns

Welcome to the third Uyghur lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Uyghur to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

potatoes
potatoes
بەرەڭگە [berengge]
tomatoes
tomatoes
شوخلا [shoxla]
onions
onions
پىياز [piyaz]
carrots
carrots
سەۋزە [sewze]
fruits
fruits
مېۋە [mëwe]
apples
apples
ئالما [alma]
bananas
bananas
بانان [banan]
oranges
oranges
ئاپېلسىن [apëlsin]

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Uyghur + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
سىزدە سۈت بارمۇ؟
[sizde süt barmu?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
مەندە سۈت ۋە قەھۋە بار
[mende süt we qehwe bar]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
ئۇنىڭدا ئۈچ ئالما بار
[uningda üch alma bar]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
ئۇنىڭدا بىرلا ئالما بار
[uningda birla almi bar]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
بىز بىر كىچىك ئۆيدە ياشايمىز(تۇرىمىز)
[biz bir kichik öyde yashaymiz(turimiz)]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
مەن ناشتىلىقىمىزنى ياقتۇرىمەن
[men nashtiliqimizni yaqturimen]

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread
بولكا [bolka]
milk
milk
سۈت [süt]
butter
butter
مەسكە [meske]
cheese
cheese
پىشلاق [pishlaq]
coffee
coffee
قەھۋە [qehwe]
sandwich
sandwich
ساندۋىچ [sandwich]
meat
meat
گۆش [gösh]
chicken
chicken
توخۇ [toxu]
fish
fish
بېلىق [bëliq]
breakfast
breakfast
ناشتىلىق [nashtiliq]
lunch
lunch
چۈشلۈك تاماق [chüshlük tamaq]
dinner
dinner
كەچلىك تاماق [kechlik tamaq]

Conversation in Uyghur

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Uyghur
Pronunciation
Do you speak (English/ Uyghur)?
ئېنگلىزچە\پەنجابچە سۆزلىيەلەمسىز؟
[ën'glizche/Penjabche sözliyelemsiz?]
Just a little
ئازراقلا
[azraqla]
I like Uyghur
پەنجابچىنى ياقتۇرىمەن
[penjabchini yaqturimen]
Can I practice with you?
سىز بىلەن مەشىق(پراكتىكا) قىلسام بولامدۇ؟
[siz bilen meshiq(praktika) qilsam bolamdu?]
How old are you?
قانچە ياشقا كىردىڭىز؟
[qanche yashqa kirdingiz?]
I'm thirty three years old
ئوتتۇز ئۈچ ياشقا كىردىم
[ottuz üch yashqa kirdim]
It was nice talking to you
بۇ ياخشى سۆھبەت بولدى
[bu yaxshi söhbet boldi]

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Uyghur. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Uyghur Adjectives   Uyghur Adjectives

Uyghur Plural   Uyghur Plural



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