RELATIONS BETWEEN TURKISHAND ARABIC WORDS

Ali AKAR

One ofthe important sides ofthe relationship between Turkic and Arabic that has about one thousand and four hundereds-year history is the language. Arabic lent a wide range of words in varrious fields to Turkish especially about religion since 10th century. On the other hand has many words belong to various conceptual fields from Turkish to Arabic. In this article, mutual leksikal borrowings between Turkish and Arabic will be evaluated in the context oflanguage relationships.

Key Words: Language relationships, Turkish, Arabic