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շարժիչ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian շարժիչ (šaržičʿ, mover); see below.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʃɑɾˈʒitʃʰ]

AdjectiveEdit

շարժիչ (šaržičʿ)

  1. moving, motive

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

շարժիչ (šaržičʿ)

  1. (technology) motor, engine
  2. mover

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In Armenia and ex-USSR countries colloquially Russian мотор (motór) is used instead.


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

շարժեմ (šaržem) +‎ -իչ (-ičʿ)

AdjectiveEdit

շարժիչ (šaržičʿ

  1. moving, motive

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

շարժիչ (šaržičʿ

  1. mover; contriver

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • շարժիչ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • շարժիչ 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