TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish ایمك(imek, to be), from Proto-Turkic *er- (to be (aux.)). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰼(er-, to be), Yakut эр (er, to be).

VerbEdit

imek

  1. (auxiliary, defective) to be

Usage notesEdit

  • The verb has no conjugation, not used outside of its inherited derivatives, see related terms.

Related termsEdit