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պանիր

ArmenianEdit

պանիր

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian պանիր (panir); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

պանիր (panir)

  1. cheese

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian pnyl (panīr, cheese), Persian پنیر (panīr, cheese).

NounEdit

պանիր (panir

  1. cheese
    պանիր Հոլանտիոյpanir Holantioy ― Dutch cheese
    գործել, մածուցանել պանիրgorcel, macucʿanel panir ― to make cheese; to curdle milk

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In some compounds there appears a parasitic -դ- (-d-), e.g. պանդրեմ (pandrem); for this compare dialectal մանդր (mandr), ծանդր (candr), ծունդր (cundr).

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ReferencesEdit

  • պանիր in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • պանիր 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
  • պանիր in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University