ըմպեմ

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Armenian *(h)imp-, from Proto-Indo-European *pimb- reflecting the reduplicated present *pi-ph₃- with analogical nasal infix of the root *peh₃-. The verb is suppletive: part of the conjugation is filled by forms of *արբանեմ ‎(*arbanem, to drink), from the root արբ- ‎(arb-).

Verb[edit]

ըմպեմ ‎(əmpem)  (aorist indicative արբի)

  1. to drink (water, alcohol or any other liquid)
    ըմպել անյագաբար‎ ― əmpel anyagabar ― to drink eagerly, greedily
    ըմպել սաստիկ յոյժ‎ ― əmpel sastik yoyž ― to drink hard or deep, to drink like a piper, to tipple, to tope, to be a hearty toper
    ըմպել ի կենդանութիւն թագաւորի‎ ― əmpel i kendanutʿiwn tʿagawori ― to drink for the king's health
    ըմպել ի յաջողութիւն ...‎ ― əmpel i yaǰołutʿiwn ... ― to drink to the success of ...
    գան ըմպել‎ ― gan əmpel ― to receive a thrashing, a blow
    ապտակ ըմպել‎ ― aptak əmpel ― to be struck in the face
    զջուր գնոյ ըմպել‎ ― zǰur gnoy əmpel ― to obtain water by dint of money, to pay for water
    որ ըմպէ զանօրէնութիւնս հանգոյն ըմպելւոյ‎ ― or əmpē zanōrēnutʿiwns hangoyn əmpelwoy ― who drinks iniquity like water
    տո՛ւր ինձ ... ըմպել‎ ― túr inj ... əmpel ― give me ... to drink; pour me out some ...
  2. (post-classical) to smoke

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ըմպեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ըմպեմ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ումպ”, 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, pages 276–279