ոք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ոք (okʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ոք (okʿ)

  1. (indefinite) someone, somebody

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ո (o). (-kʿ) may reflect some enclitic suffix; compare իք (ikʿ), which was used for inanimate objects.

Pronoun[edit]

ոք (okʿ)

  1. (indefinite) someone, somebody, anyone; some, one, certain
    այր ոքayr okʿ ― a man
    կին ոքkin okʿ ― a woman
    ամենայն ոքamenayn okʿ ― every one, every body
    իւրաքանչիւր ոքiwrakʿančʿiwr okʿ ― each one, any one
    որ ոքor okʿ ― who, whoever, he that
    ո՞ ոք, ո՞վ ոքo? okʿ, o?v okʿ ― who?
    եթէ կայցէ՞ ոք այնչափ յանդուգնetʿē kaycʿē? okʿ aynčʿapʿ yandugn ― is there any one bold enough?
    ոչ ոք, մի ոքočʿ okʿ, mi okʿ ― no one, nobody, none
    ոչ սիրեմ ոք յարանցդ յայդցանէočʿ sirem okʿ yarancʿd yaydcʿanē ― I love none of these men
    երթիջիր առ այր ոքertʿiǰir aṙ ayr okʿ ― address yourself to someone else

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Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: ոք (okʿ)

References[edit]

  • ոք 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
  • ոք in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • ոք 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
  • Robert Godel (1975), An introduction to the study of classical Armenian, Wiesbaden: Dr Ludwig Reichert Verlag, page 108