երբեմն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երբեմն ‎(erbemn); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

երբեմն ‎(erbemn)

  1. sometimes, occasionally

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From երբ ‎(erb) +‎ -եմն ‎(-emn).

Adverb[edit]

երբեմն ‎(erbemn)

  1. sometimes, now and then, from time to time
    երբեմն, էր երբեմն, յերբեմն ժամանակի‎ ― erbemn, ēr erbemn, yerbemn žamanaki ― once, in days of yore, in bygone times, of old, of yore, already, formerly, in time past
    երբեմն ..., երբեմն ...‎ ― erbemn ..., erbemn ... ― now ..., now ...; at times ..., at other times ...; sometimes ..., sometimes ...; at one time ..., at another ...; one while ..., another while ...
    երբեմն այս ինչ՝ երբեմն այն ինչ‎ ― erbemn ays inčʿ, erbemn ayn inčʿ ― now one thing, now another

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “երբեմն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “երբեմն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy