Southern AltaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *er-. Compare to Turkish imek.

VerbEdit

э- (e-) (auxiliary, in the forms of the definite past only)

  1. Used after a past participle, forming the pluperfect tense of a verb.
  2. Used after a future participle, forming the future in the past tense of a verb.
  3. to be (auxiliary)

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

ReferencesEdit

N. A. Baskakov, Toščakova N.A, editor (1947), “э-”, in Ojrotsko-Russkij Slovarʹ, M.: OGIZ, →ISBN