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ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Armenian ես (es).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ես (es)

  1. (personal) I
    Ես ունեմ մեծ տուն։Es unem mec tun.I have a big house.
DeclensionEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Armenian ես (es).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ես (es)

  1. second-person singular present of եմ (em)
    Դու հայ ես։Du hay es.You are Armenian.
    Դու հայ չես։Du hay čʿes.You are not an Armenian.
    Դու գիրքը կարդալու ես։Du girkʿə kardalu es.You will read the book.

Old ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

ես (es)

  1. (personal) I
    ես ինքնes inkʿnmyself
    ահաւասիկ եսahawasik eshere I am, here am I
    ես եմes emit is I
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁éssi, second-person singular present indicative of *h₁ésti.

VerbEdit

ես (es)

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of եմ (em)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ես”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ես”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ես”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 255