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
    միւսնmiwsn ― the other
    միւս քան զմիւսmiws kʿan zmiws ― one more than another
    միւսում աւուրmiwsum awur ― the other day
    բայց եւ զմիւսն պատմեցիցbaycʿ ew zmiwsn patmecʿicʿ ― but I will tell you something else
    մին կամ միւսնmin kam miwsn ― either, either one or the either
    անգամ միւսangam miws ― another time

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References[edit]

  • միւս in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • մի in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • միւս in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ašot Abrahamyan (1976), Grabari jeṙnark [A Handbook of Old Armenian] (fourth edition), Yerevan: Luys