ech

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See also: ECH

Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ech

  1. H-system spelling of

Kalasha[edit]

Noun[edit]

ech

  1. Alternative spelling of

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ich, from Old High German ih, from Proto-Germanic *ik.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ech

  1. first-person singular, nominative: I
    Ech liese gären.I like reading.

Declension[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English ǣlċ, a contraction of ǣġhwylċ (compare ewilch). For the loss of /l/, compare which, swich.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛːtʃ/, /ɛtʃ/
  • (Northern) IPA(key): /itʃ/, /ilk/

Determiner[edit]

ech

  1. every (all of a group)
  2. each (all of a group, seen individually)
  3. (Early Middle English) any; at all
  4. (rare) All kinds of.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: each
  • Scots: ilk, elk

References[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ech

  1. each one
  2. every one

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Primitive Irish *ᚓᚊᚐᚄ (*eqas), from Proto-Celtic *ekʷos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos (horse). Cognates include Latin equus, Ancient Greek ἵππος (híppos), Sanskrit अश्व (áśva) and Old Armenian էշ (ēš, donkey).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ech m (genitive eich, nominative plural eich)

  1. horse

Declension[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ech echL eichL
Vocative eich echL eochuH
Accusative echN echL eochuH
Genitive eichL ech echN
Dative eochL echaib echaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ech unchanged n-ech
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛx/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛx
  • Syllabification: ech

Noun[edit]

ech

  1. genitive plural of echo