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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

For “motor, engine”, in colloquial speech Russian мото́р (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