איך

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Aramaic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

איך (transliteration needed)

  1. like, as, similar to

Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

אֵיךְ (éykh)

  1. how

Synonyms[edit]


Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ich, from Old High German ih, from Proto-West Germanic *ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare German ich.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

איך (ikh)

  1. I (first-person singular subject pronoun)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Sometimes informally contracted to כ׳(kh') or כ״(kh") (kh'), as in כ״וויל (I want).
  • Sometimes pronounced as "Ekh", "Yekh", or "Yakh", especially in the southern dialect.

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