այլ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned 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.[1][2][3][4]

Pronoun[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. another, other
    այլով ճանապարհաւaylov čanaparhawby another way
    այլով օրինակաւaylov ōrinakawin another manner
    այլ ոքayl okʿanother
    եւ ոչ այլ ոքew očʿ ayl okʿnot even another
    յայլմէ կողմանէyaylmē kołmanēanother side, the other side
    այլ է ասել եւ այլ գործելayl ē asel ew ayl gorcelit is one thing to say, another to do
    եւ այլն, այլովքն հանդերձew ayln, aylovkʿn handerjetc, and so on
    այլ ընդ այլոյayl ənd ayloyone for another, pellmell; differently, on the contrary
    այլ ընդ այլոյ ասելayl ənd ayloy aselto say equivocally, ambiguously
    այլ յայլմէ լինելayl yaylmē linelto lose one's presence of mind, to be overcome by joy or fear
    ոչ այլ իւիքočʿ ayl iwikʿin no other way
    այլ իմն, այլոյ իրիք, այլով իւիքayl imn, ayloy irikʿ, aylov iwikʿsome other, other, another (thing)
    այլ ոմն, այլոյ ուրումն, այլով ոմամբayl omn, ayloy urumn, aylov omambanother, other (person)
  2. alien, foreign

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

այլ (ayl)

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

Conjunction[edit]

այլ (ayl)

  1. but, however; then
    այլ թէayl tʿēbut, but if, but that
    այլ սակայնayl sakaynbut, yet, nevertheless, however, notwithstanding
    այլ զիayl zibecause; where as; even as : more than, rather: since, that, seeing that

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1940) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun [History of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume I, Yerevan: University Press, pages 36–37
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “այլ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  3. ^ J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1987) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 111
  4. ^ Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “ayl”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 57

Further reading[edit]

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “այլ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “այլ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Abrahamyan, Ašot (1976) Grabari jeṙnark [A Handbook of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), 4th edition, Yerevan: Luys