See also: -անակ

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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian Անակ(Anak); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Անակ ‎(Anak)

  1. A male given name of historical usage. Name of the Parthian father of Gregory the Illuminator.

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian *anāk(evil, bad). Compare Middle Persian ʾnʾk'(anāg, evil) and the given name [script needed](Anakduxt).

Proper nounEdit

Անակ ‎(Anak)

  1. A male given name.

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

The name was borne by the Parthian father of Gregory the Illuminator.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hübschmann, Heinrich (1897) Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie (in German), Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, pages 17–18
  • Sebastacʿi, Mxitʿar (1769), “Անակ”, in Baṙgirkʿ Haykazean lezui. Baṙaran yatuk anuancʿ [Dictionary of the Armenian Language. Dictionary of Proper Names] (in Old Armenian), volume II, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy