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տիւ

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *diwoh₁ (during the day), compare *dyew-. Cognate with Sanskrit दिवा (divā, by day), Latin diū. See also երկտի (erkti), ծիածան (ciacan), տկողին (tkołin).

NounEdit

տիւ (tiw

  1. day, daytime, the part of the day when the sun shines
    տիւ եւ գիշերtiw ew gišer — nychthemeron
    ի տուէ/ի տունջեանi tuē/i tunǰean — during the day, by day, in the day-time
    ի լուսապայծառ/ի լոյս տունջեանi lusapaycaṙ/i loys tunǰean — in broad day light
    ընդ տիւն ողջոյնənd tiwn ołǰoyn — all day long
    ի տուէ եւ ի գիշերի, զտիւ եւ զգիշերi tuē ew i gišeri, ztiw ew zgišer — day and night, night and day
    չեւ խոնարհեալ տունջեանčʿew xonarheal tunǰean — before the end of the day, before nightfall
    արփիաճաճանչ տիւarpʿiačačančʿ tiw — fine day, fine weather
    ի տունջենիս յայսմիկi tunǰenis yaysmik — this day, to-day

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ReferencesEdit

  • տիւ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • տիւ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տիւ 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
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 8
  • Robert Godel (1975), An introduction to the study of classical Armenian, Wiesbaden: Dr Ludwig Reichert Verlag, page 35