See also: երէկ

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ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian երէկ (erēk).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

երեկ (erek) (traditional orthography spelling երէկ)

  1. yesterday
    ես երեկ տանը չէի‎ ― es erek tanə čʿēiI wasn’t home yesterday

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

երեկ (erek) (traditional orthography spelling երէկ)

  1. yesterday, the day before today

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁régʷos. The word երէկ (erēk, yesterday) etymologically belongs here.

NounEdit

երեկ (erekindeclinable

  1. evening
    ընդ, առ երեկս‎ ― ənd, aṙ ereksabout or towards evening, at the close of day
    յերեկս կոյս‎ ― yereks koystowards evening
    դարձաւ օրն յերեկս‎ ― darjaw ōrn yereksthe daylight fades, the day wanes, the day is going down
    որպէս/իբրեւ յերեկն եւ յեռանդն‎ ― orpēs/ibrew yerekn ew yeṙandnas heretofore
    ընդ երեկս է‎ ― ənd ereks ēit grows late
  2. west
    յերեկս կոյս‎ ― yereks koysto the west
  3. the evening star (Venus)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “երեկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “երեկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Fortson, Benjamin W. (2010) Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, second edition, Oxford: Blackwell, page 387
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 261
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “երեկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy