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պատինճան

Middle ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic باذنجان (bāḏinjān).

NounEdit

պատինճան (patinčan), genitive singular պատինճանի (patinčani)

  1. eggplant, aubergine (Solanum melongena)
  2. eggplant, aubergine (fruit of Solanum melongena)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • պատինճան in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 643b
  • պատինճան 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
  • պատինճան in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University