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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian էր (ēr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɛɾ] (with present tense constructions)
  • IPA(key): [jɛɾ] (with future tense constructions)

VerbEdit

էր (ēr)

  1. third-person singular imperfect of եմ (em)

Old ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Genitive of ի- (i-).

PronounEdit

է՞ր (ē?r)

  1. (interrogative) why? for what reason or cause?
    է՞ր աղագաւ, է՞ր ընդէր, էրո՞ւմ, է՞ր սակս, է՞ր վասն, վասն է՞րē?r ałagaw, ē?r əndēr, ēru?m, ē?r saks, ē?r vasn, vasn ē?rwhy?
    յէ՞ր վերայ?r verayon what? on which?
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Armenian: հեր (her)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “էր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “էր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ի”, 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

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

էր (ēr)

  1. third-person singular imperfect active indicative of եմ (em)
DescendantsEdit
  • Armenian: էր (ēr)