Last modified on 27 May 2014, at 15:18

պապ

ArmenianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Armenian պապ (pap); see it for more.

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. grandfather
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Armenian պապ (pap); see it for more.

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. pope
    Հռոմի պապHṙomi pap ― the pope (of Rome)
DeclensionEdit

Old ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian *pāp; compare Middle Persian 𐭯𐭠𐭯𐭪𐭩 (pāpak, father), Persian باب (bâb), بابا (bâbâ, father).

NounEdit

պապ (pap

  1. grandfather
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Byzantine Greek παπάς (papás), from Ancient Greek πάππας (páppas).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

պապ (pap

  1. patriarch (of Alexandria)
  2. pope (of Rome)
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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