միւս

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The oldest spelling is մեւս(mews), composed of մի(mi) +‎ եւս(ews).

Pronoun[edit]

միւս ‎(miws)

  1. other, another
    միւսն‎ ― miwsn ― the other
    միւս քան զմիւս‎ ― miws kʿan zmiws ― one more than another
    միւսում աւուր‎ ― miwsum awur ― the other day
    բայց եւ զմիւսն պատմեցից‎ ― baycʿ ew zmiwsn patmecʿicʿ ― but I will tell you something else
    մին կամ միւսն‎ ― min kam miwsn ― either, either one or the either
    անգամ միւս‎ ― angam miws ― another time

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References[edit]

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “միւս”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “մի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “միւս”, 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