See also: ek, Ek, EK, -ek, ék, ÉK, and -ék

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἐκ(ek).[1]

PrefixEdit

ek-

  1. The prefix ek- indicates that the action it modifies is momentary or just beginning. It marks the inceptive aspect of verbs.
    ek- + krii ("to cry"): ekkrii ("to cry out")
    ek- + kanti ("to sing"): ekkanti ("to begin to sing")

Derived termsEdit

  • ek(let's go)
  • eki(to begin, to start)
  • eko(beginning, start)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ André Cherpillod, Konciza Etimologia Vortaro, 2007

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Prefix form of ek(out of (motion from; made or extracted from; fractional part of), out from, out (forth from), of (made of)).

PrefixEdit

ek-

  1. (prefix indicating out, out from)
    irar(to go)ekirar(to go out; exit)

Derived termsEdit