YiddishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German ëz, from Old High German iz, from Proto-Germanic *it. Cognate with German es.

PronunciationEdit

  • (full form) IPA(key): /ɛs/; (contraction) /s/, /sə/

PronounEdit

עס (esn

  1. it: third-person singular pronoun referring to a non-human

Alternative formsEdit

  • ס׳(s'), ס״(s")contraction
    ס׳איז‎ ― s'izit is

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

עס (es)

  1. inflection of עסן(esn):
    1. first-person singular
    2. imperative singular