εἰμί

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*h₁es-

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 ‎(asmi), Old English eom (English am). More at *h₁es- ‎(to be, exist)

PronunciationEdit

 
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VerbEdit

εἰμί ‎(eimí)

  1. I am

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