εἰμί

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From earlier *εσμί, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésmi (I am, I exist). Cognate with Old Armenian եմ (em). Other cognates include Latin sum, Sanskrit अस्मि (ásmi), Old English eom (English am). More at *h₁es- (to be, exist)

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VerbEdit

εἰμί (eimi) future: ἔσομαι

  1. I am

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