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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂om (I).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ek (object my, possessive my)

  1. I (subject)

See alsoEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ek-.

InterjectionEdit

ek

  1. let's go

Fiji HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hindi एक (ek), from Sanskrit एक (éka) (or a closely related Old-Indo-Aryan language, through Prakrit), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Haykas (compare Persian یک (yek)), from Proto-Indo-European *(H)óykos (one, single).

NumeralEdit

ek

  1. (cardinal) one

ReferencesEdit


IcelandicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Alternative formsEdit

  • ég (modern)
  • eg (archaic, poetic)

PronounEdit

ek

  1. (archaic) I
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of aka (to drive).

VerbEdit

ek

  1. first-person singular active present indicative of aka

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἐκ (ek). Also seen as a borrowing from Latin ex, with the x changed to just k so not to interfere with ex-, which shares the same origin.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

ek

  1. (general sense) out
  2. (indicating motion) out, out of, out from, from
    Adportez stulo ek ta chambroBring a chair out of that room.
    Lu prenis ca folio ek la tir-kestoHe took this leaf from the drawer.
  3. (of materials) of, made from, made of
    Ek quo esas ta tasi?What are the cups made of?
    Li esas ek porcelano.They are made of china.
  4. (mathematics) (indication fractional parts) out of
    Nonadek ek cent.Ninety out of a hundred (90%).
    En ca armeo, 5 ek 100 esas ocidita, 10 ek 100 vundita.
    In this army, five out of (every) 100 were killed, and ten per cent were wounded.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


KalashaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit एक (eka), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas. Compare Hindi, Konkani, Nepali and Marathi एक (ek).

NumeralEdit

ek

  1. (cardinal) one; 1

MarshalleseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • MED phonemes: {yẹk}
  • IPA phonemes: /jɘk/
  • IPA articulation: [e̯e͡ɤk]


NounEdit

ek

  1. fish.

ReferencesEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English eac, ec = Old Frisian ak, Old Norse auk.

ConjunctionEdit

ek

  1. also

Related termsEdit


Middle Low GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ek

  1. Alternative form of ik.

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ekki. Cognate with Danish ikke, Faroese ikki, Norwegian Nynorsk ikkje.

AdverbEdit

ek

  1. (Sylt) not
    "Di rocht Saaken ken di Oogen ek se", sair di Litji Prins, fuar höm dit tö morki.
    "The important things can't be seen with the eyes," said the Little Prince, so he would remember this.

NovialEdit

PrepositionEdit

ek

  1. out of, from
  2. out of (expressing a fraction or a ratio)

Old NorseEdit

 
The inscription on the shaft of the Kragehul I spear.

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

ek

  1. I (first-person singular pronoun)
    • 150–350, inscription on the Lindholm amulet:
      ᛖᚳᛖᚱᛁᛚᚨᛉᛋᚨᚹᛁᛚᚨᚷᚨᛉᚺᚨᛏᛖᚳᚨ
      ek erilaz sa[w]ilagaz hateka
      I [am an] earl, Sawilagaz hight I
    • 200–475, inscription on the Kragehul I spear-shaft:
      ᛖᚳᛖ⁀ᚱᛁᛚᚨ⁀ᛉ...
      ek e⁀rila⁀z asugisalas m⁀uh⁀a h⁀aite []
      I, earl of Asugisalaz, hight Muha, []
    • circa 1000, Vǫluspá, verse 1, line 1:
      Hliods bið ec allar... (Codex Regius, circa 1270)
      Hlioðs bið ek allar... (Hauksbók, circa 1306)
      Hljóðs bið ek allar... (normalised orthography)
      For silence I ask all...
    • 1220-1240, Egils saga, chapter 3, line 16:
      "Þótt þetta vandræði hafi nú borit oss at hendi, þá mun eigi langt til, at sama vandræði mun til yðvar koma, því at Haraldr, ætla ek, at skjótt mun hér koma, þá er hann hefir alla menn þrælkat ok áþját, sem hann vill, á Norðmæri ok í Raumsdal." (Norse)
      translation by William Charles Green:
      Though this danger now touches us, before long the same will come to you; for Harold, as I ween, will hasten hither when he has enthralled and oppressed after his will all in North Mæra and Raumsdale.
      translation by Hallvard Lie:
      Though this trouble have now lighted on our hand, 'twill not be long ere the same trouble shall come upon you; for Harald, I ween, will shortly hither come, soon as he hath all men thralled and enslaved, according to this will, in Northmere and Raumsdale.

DeclensionEdit


 
The Lindholm amulet, a 2nd to 4th century piece of bone with a Proto-Norse inscription containing two instances of the pronoun.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ek in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *aiks.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ēk f

  1. oak

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit


RohingyaEdit

Rohingya cardinal numbers
 <  0 1 2  > 
    Cardinal : ek

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit एक (eka, one).

NumeralEdit

ek

  1. (cardinal) one

SwedishEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ek c

  1. oak

DeclensionEdit

Declension of ek 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ek eken ekar ekarna
Genitive eks ekens ekars ekarnas

Tocharian BEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tocharian *ëk, from Late Proto-Indo-European *okʷs, from *h₃okʷ-, *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see). Compare Tocharian A ak.

NounEdit

ek

  1. eye
    eśane klausane ṣeycer-me kartstse yolo lkātsi klyaussisa
    "you had eyes and ears to see and hear good and evil"

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ek (definite accusative eki, plural ekler)

  1. annex

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative ek
Definite accusative eki
Singular Plural
Nominative ek ekler
Definite accusative eki ekleri
Dative eke eklere
Locative ekte eklerde
Ablative ekten eklerden
Genitive ekin eklerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular ekim eklerim
2nd singular ekin eklerin
3rd singular eki ekleri
1st plural ekimiz eklerimiz
2nd plural ekiniz ekleriniz
3rd plural ekleri ekleri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular ekim eklerim
2nd singular eksin eklersin
3rd singular ek
ektir
ekler
eklerdir
1st plural ekiz ekleriz
2nd plural eksiniz eklersiniz
3rd plural ekler eklerdir

HyponymsEdit

VerbEdit

ek

  1. second-person singular imperative of ekmek

VolapükEdit

PronounEdit

ek

  1. someone; anyone

DeclensionEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian āk, from Proto-Germanic *auk. Compare Middle English eek (archaic English eke), Dutch ook, German auch.

AdverbEdit

ek

  1. also, too