Possessive Constructions in the Yakut Language


  • Dariya Chirkoeva
  • Ivan Alekseev


This article investigates the system of possessive affixes in the Yakut language differentiated in persons and subject relations; the target feature is typical of all Turkic languages. Grammatical forms of the category of possessiveness are examined, the main phonetic changes in the use of possessive affixes are described, and its role in a word-form among other formal indicators and modifiers is described. More detailed research is dedicated to the main morphological method formed by the means of special forms, so-called affixes of possessiveness regarded as a form of inflection, as well as a word-formation.

DOI: 10.5901/mjss.2015.v6n6s5p141


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Chirkoeva, D., & Alekseev, I. (2015). Possessive Constructions in the Yakut Language. Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, 6(6 S5), 141. Retrieved from https://www.richtmann.org/journal/index.php/mjss/article/view/8538