այլ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian այլ (ayl). The inherited form is էլ (ēl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. other

Synonyms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. but

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂élyos.

Pronoun[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. another, other
    այլով ճանապարհաւaylov čanaparhaw ― by another way
    այլով օրինակաւaylov ōrinakaw ― in another manner
    այլ ոքayl okʿ ― another
    եւ ոչ այլ ոքew očʿ ayl okʿ ― not even another
    յայլմէ կողմանէyaylmē kołmanē ― another side, the other side
    այլ է ասել եւ այլ գործելayl ē asel ew ayl gorcel ― it is one thing to say, another to do
    եւ այլն, այլովքն հանդերձew ayln, aylovkʿn handerj ― etc, and so on
    այլ ընդ այլոյayl ənd ayloy ― one for another, pellmell; differently, on the contrary
    այլ ընդ այլոյ ասելayl ənd ayloy asel ― to say equivocally, ambiguously
    այլ յայլմէ լինելayl yaylmē linel ― to lose one's presence of mind, to be overcome by joy or fear
    ոչ այլ իւիքočʿ ayl iwikʿ ― in no other way
    այլ իմն, այլոյ իրիք, այլով իւիքayl imn, ayloy irikʿ, aylov iwikʿ ― some other, other, another (thing)
    այլ ոմն, այլոյ ուրումն, այլով ոմամբayl omn, ayloy urumn, aylov omamb ― another, other (person)
  2. alien, foreign

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. also
    այլ եւ/եւսayl ew/ews ― besides, over and above, moreover, also, more, in addition

Conjunction[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. but, however; then
    այլ թէayl tʿē ― but, but if, but that
    այլ սակայնayl sakayn ― but, yet, nevertheless, however, notwithstanding
    այլ զիayl zi ― because; where as; even as : more than, rather: since, that, seeing that

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • այլ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • այլ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • այլ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ašot Abrahamyan (1976), Grabari jeṙnark [A Handbook of Old Armenian] (fourth edition), Yerevan: Luys
  • Geworg J̌ahukyan (1987), Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 111
  • “ayl” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 57