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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ով (ov).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ով (ov)

  1. who

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Alternative form of ո (o, who), used before vowels.

PronounEdit

ո՞վ (o?v)

  1. (interrogative) who?
    ո՞վ ոքo?v okʿwho?
    ո՞վ ի ձէնջo?v i jēnǰwho amongst you?
    ո՞վ է դա, ո՞վ է այրդo?v ē da, o?v ē ayrdwho is this man? what man is that?
    ոյր է պատկերսoyr ē patkerswhose likeness is this?
    ո՞վ ես դուo?v es duwho are you?
    զո՞վ առաւել սիրեսzo?v aṙawel sireswhich do you like best?
    ո՞վ եւ ո՞վ իցեն որ երթայցենo?v ew o?v icʿen or ertʿaycʿenwho will go?
  2. who, that, he that, whoever

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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