տապ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian տապ (tap); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

տապ (tap)

  1. heat, fervor

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian [script?] (tap, warm). Compare Persian تاب (tāb, warmth), تب (tab, fever) and تف (taf, heat, warmth). Via Proto-Indo-European the Iranian word is connected with Latin tepidus and Russian тепло (teplo). See also տապակ (tapak) and տօթ (tōtʿ).

NounEdit

տապ (tap) (singular genitive տապոյ, singular ablative տապով)

  1. heat, ardour, warmth, solar heat
  2. inflammation
  3. overexcitement
  4. (Greek style) foaming or frothing of the sea, storm

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • հրատապ (hratap)
  • տապագին (tapagin)
  • տապախառն (tapaxaṙn)
  • տապախարշ (tapaxarš)
  • տապանամ (tapanam)
  • տապացուցանեմ (tapacʿucʿanem)
  • տապիմ (tapim)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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