քարտ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian քարտ (kʿart); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

քարտ (kʿart)

  1. card
  2. playing card

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek χάρτης (khartēs, sheet of paper).

NounEdit

քարտ (kʿart) (singular genitive քարտի, plural genitive քարտից)

  1. card, paper, parchment
  2. cartoon, pasteboard
  3. letter
  4. book

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In modern Armenian there is a distinction between քարտ (kʿart) and քարտեզ (kʿartez); not so in Old Armenian.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • քարտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • քարտ 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
  • քարտ 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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