երեկ

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See also: երէկ

Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երէկ ‎(erēk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

երեկ ‎(erek) ‎(traditional orthography spelling երէկ)

  1. yesterday
    ես երեկ տանը չէի‎ ― es erek tanə čʿēi ― I wasn’t home yesterday

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Noun[edit]

երեկ ‎(erek) ‎(traditional orthography spelling երէկ)

  1. yesterday, the day before today

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁régʷos. The word երէկ ‎(erēk, yesterday) etymologically belongs here.

Noun[edit]

երեկ ‎(erekindeclinable

  1. evening
    ընդ, առ երեկս‎ ― ənd, aṙ ereks ― about or towards evening, at the close of day
    յերեկս կոյս‎ ― yereks koys ― towards evening
    դարձաւ օրն յերեկս‎ ― darjaw ōrn yereks ― the daylight fades, the day wanes, the day is going down
    որպէս/իբրեւ յերեկն եւ յեռանդն‎ ― orpēs/ibrew yerekn ew yeṙandn ― as heretofore
    ընդ երեկս է‎ ― ənd ereks ē ― it grows late
  2. west
    յերեկս կոյս‎ ― yereks koys ― to the west
  3. the evening star (Venus)

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “երեկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “երեկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “երեկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 261