ոմն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ոմն (omn); see it for more.

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Pronoun[edit]

ոմն (omn)

  1. (indefinite) some, certain (of animate objects)

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ո (o). For the suffix see -եմն (-emn).

Pronoun[edit]

ոմն (omn)

  1. (indefinite) some, certain, someone, one (of animate objects)
    այր ոմնayr omna man
    կին ոմն անուն Մարգարիտաkin omn anun Margaritaa woman named Margaret
    ոմն քաղցեալ եւ ոմն արբեալomn kʿałcʿeal ew omn arbealone is dying of hunger while another is drunk
    ոմանք մեծատունք եւ ոմանք աղքատքomankʿ mecatunkʿ ew omankʿ ałkʿatkʿsome are rich and others poor
    ցրուեցան ոմն յայս եւ ոմն յայն կոյսcʿruecʿan omn yays ew omn yayn koysthey are scattered here and there
    զոմանս տեսի անցանել ընդ գետն, ոմանք ի լուղ, եւ ոմանք ի նաւակիzomans tesi ancʿanel ənd getn, omankʿ i luł, ew omankʿ i nawakiI saw several crossing the river, some swimming, others in a boat

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References[edit]

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