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վանդակ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վանդակ (vandak); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վանդակ (vandak)

  1. cage
  2. lattice, grate
  3. cell (of a table)
  4. checkbox

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian *vandak, from Iranian *vand- (to braid), from Proto-Indo-European *wendʰ- (to turn, wind, braid), whence also գինդ (gind). Not surviving in attested Iranian languages.

NounEdit

վանդակ (vandak

  1. network made from threads, twigs, ropes, osier, metal etc.
    1. cage
    2. grate, gridiron; grating
    3. window-blinds
    4. lattice, trellis
    5. baluster, balustrade, railing
  2. balcony, terrace, belvedere
  3. basket

DeclensionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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