թարմ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Armenian թարմ (tʿarm), from Proto-Indo-European *tr̥-mo-, grown with the suffix *-mo- (whence (-m)) from the zero-grade of the root *ter-. Among the cognates J̌ahukyan compares especially Albanian trim, Latin termes (cut-off branch), Ancient Greek τεράμων (teramōn, becoming soft by boiling).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

թարմ (tʿarm)

  1. fresh
    թարմ բանջարեղենtʿarm banǰarełen — fresh vegetables

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • թարմանալ (tʿarmanal)
  • թարմացնել (tʿarmacʿnel)
  • թարմացնող (tʿarmacʿnoł)
  • թարմացում (tʿarmacʿum)
  • թարմություն (tʿarmutʿyun)

ReferencesEdit

  • թարմ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “²ter-, teru-” in Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, volume III, page 1071
  • թարմ” in Geworg J̌ahukyan (ed. by Vahan Sargsyan) (2010), Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary], Yerevan: Asoghik, ISBN 978-9939-50-121-5, page 260b
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