Uyghur Plural

Welcome to the fourth Uyghur lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

book
book
كىتاب [kitab]
books
books
كىتابلار [kitablar]
car
car
پىكاپ [pikap]
cars
cars
پىكاپلار [pikaplar]
tree
tree
ياغاچ [yaghach]
trees
trees
ياغاچلار [yaghachlar]
flower
flower
گۈل [gül]
flowers
flowers
گۈللەر [güller]

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look when converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Uyghur + Pronunciation
I speak one language
[singular form]
مەن بىر تىلدا سۆزلەيمەن
[men bir tilda sözleymen]
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
بىز ئۈچ تىلدا سۆزلەيمىز
[biz üch tilda sözleymiz]
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
ئۇ كۆپ دۆلەتلەرنى زىيارەت قىلدى
[u köp döletlerni ziyaret qildi]
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
ھازىر ئۇلار ھۇشال
[hazir ular xushal]
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
ئۇنىڭ بەش قىزىل ئايىقى بار
[uning besh qizil ayiqi bar]
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
مەن بىر پىيازسالمىغان ساندۋىچ ئالىمەن
[men bir piyazsalmighan sandwich alimen]

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman
ئايال [ayal]
women
women
ئاياللار [ayallar]
man
man
ئەر [er]
men
men
ئەرلەر [erler]
house
house
ئۆي [öy]
houses
houses
ئۆيلەر [öyler]
cup
country
ئىستاكان,جام [istakan,jam]
cups
countries
ئىستاكانلار [istakanlar]
cow
cow
ئىنەك [inek]
cows
cows
ئىنەكلەر [inekler]
horse
horse
ئات [at]
horses
horses
ئاتلار [atlar]

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Uyghur by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Uyghur
Pronunciation
Help
ياردەملىشىڭ
[yardemlishing]
Call the ambulance
قۇتقۇزۇش ماشىنىسى چاقىرىڭ
[qutquzush mashinisi chaqiring]
I need a doctor
ماڭا دوختۇر لازىم
[manga doxtur lazim]
Where is the closest pharmacy?
ئەڭ يېقىن دوراخانا نەدە؟
[Eng yëqın doraxana nede?]
Are you okay?
سىز ياخشىمۇ؟
[siz yaxshimu?]
I am sick
مەن ئاغرىق
[men aghriq]
Call the police
ساقچى چاقىرىڭ
[saqchi chaqiring]

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Uyghur? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Uyghur Nouns   Uyghur Nouns

Uyghur Gender   Uyghur Gender



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