-ից

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Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ից (-icʿ)

  1. the singular and plural ablative case ending of nouns of almost all declension types
    ՀայաստանիցHayastanicʿ ― ablative singular case of Հայաստան (Hayastan)
    քաղաքիցkʿałakʿicʿ ― ablative singular case of քաղաք (kʿałakʿ)
    քաղաքներիցkʿałakʿnericʿ ― ablative plural case of քաղաք (kʿałakʿ)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Jasmine Dum-Tragut (2009), Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian, Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 68, ISBN 9789027238146

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the stem vowel -ի- (-i-) + (-cʿ, genitive/dative/ablative case marker).

Suffix[edit]

-ից (-icʿ)

  1. the plural genitive case ending of i-stem nouns
    բանիցbanicʿ ― genitive plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿ ― genitive plural case of դեղձ (dełj)
  2. the plural dative case ending of i-stem nouns
    օրիորդացōriordacʿ ― dative plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿ ― dative plural case of դեղձ (dełj)
  3. the plural locative case ending of i-stem nouns
    օրիորդացōriordacʿ ― abaltive plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿ ― abaltive plural case of դեղձ (dełj)

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