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ծիլ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ծիլ (cil); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ծիլ (cil)

  1. sprout, bud
  2. (figuratively) first stages, germ

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

ծիլ (cil

  1. sprout, bud, haulm
    ծիլ արձակելcil arjakel — to bud, to put forth buds, to shoot, to sprout, to germinate

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ծիլ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ծիլ 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
  • ծիլ 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, ISBN 9789004173378, page 341