ընդերք

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ընդերք (ənderkʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ընդերք (ənderkʿ)

  1. entrails, intestines, bowels
  2. depths, bowels of the earth; mineral resources

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *ինտեր (*inter), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁enter-h₂, +‎ (-kʿ). Cognates include Sanskrit अन्तर (ántara), Ancient Greek ἔντερον (enteron), Russian ятра (jatra), ядро (jadro).

NounEdit

ընդերք (ənderkʿpl 

  1. entrails, intestines, bowels
    զսուրս նոցա ընդերաց իւրեանց մատուցանելzsurs nocʿa ənderacʿ iwreancʿ matucʿanel — to slay others with their own swords

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • տղընդեր (tłənder)
  • տղընտեր (tłənter)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ընդերք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ընդերք in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ընդերք in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 280
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