-ից

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Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ից (-icʿ)

  1. the singular and plural ablative case ending of nouns of almost all declension types
    ՀայաստանիցHayastanicʿablative singular case of Հայաստան (Hayastan)
    քաղաքիցkʿałakʿicʿablative singular case of քաղաք (kʿałakʿ)
    քաղաքներիցkʿałakʿnericʿablative plural case of քաղաք (kʿałakʿ)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Dum-Tragut, Jasmine (2009) Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian (London Oriental and African Language Library; 14), Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 68

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the stem vowel -ի- (-i-) + (-cʿ, genitive/dative/ablative case marker).

Suffix[edit]

-ից (-icʿ)

  1. the plural genitive case ending of i-stem nouns
    բանիցbanicʿgenitive plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿgenitive plural case of դեղձ (dełj)
  2. the plural dative case ending of i-stem nouns
    օրիորդացōriordacʿdative plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿdative plural case of դեղձ (dełj)
  3. the plural locative case ending of i-stem nouns
    օրիորդացōriordacʿabaltive plural case of բան (ban)
    դեղձիցdełjicʿabaltive plural case of դեղձ (dełj)

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