որպեսզի

ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian որպէս զի (orpēs zi, in order that, that, to the end that, so that; because, for).

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

որպեսզի (orpeszi)

  1. (formal) in order to

Usage notesEdit

  • Note the stress on the second syllable.
  • Should not be confused with որպիսի (orpisi).

ReferencesEdit

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (1973), “որպեսզի”, in Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys, page 750a
  • Dum-Tragut, Jasmine (2009) Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian (London Oriental and African Language Library; 14), Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 48