щыӏэн

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Adyghe[edit]

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щыӏэн (š̍əʾăn)

  1. there is or are; there exist(s); to exist
    щыӏ икъун бэнанэ — There is enough bananas.
    бэнанэ щыӏ, мые щыӏэпThere are bananas, there aren't apples.
    дракон щыӏэп — There is no dragon.
    драконхэ щыӏэхэп — There are no dragons.
    зэманым щыӏагъ лӏыхъужъыхэр — In the past there were heroes.
  2. to be in a certain location; to be at
    тучаным джы сыщыӏI am at the shop.
    синыбджэгъу яунэ сыщыӏI am at my friend's house.
    Америкэм сыщыӏагъI was in America.

Kabardian[edit]

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щыӏэн (ŝəʾăn)

  1. to exist