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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian Ասիա (Asia).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ասիա (Asia)

  1. Asia

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (2006), “Ašxarhagrakan anunneri hayeren taṙadarjutʿyan masin orošum [A Decision on Armenian Transcription of Geographic Names]”, in Terminabanakan ew ułłagrakan tełekatu [Terminological and Orthographic Reference Book]‎[1] (in Armenian), 6th edition, Yerevan: 9-rd hrashalik, →ISBN, page 46

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἀσία (Asía).

Proper nounEdit

Ասիա (Asia)

  1. Asia Minor
  2. Asia

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: Ասիա (Asia)

ReferencesEdit

  • J̌axǰaxean, Manuēl (1837), “Ասիա”, in Baṙgirkʿ i barbaṙ hay ew italakan. Ašxarhagrakan anuankʿ [Armenian–Italian Dictionary. Appendix of Geographic Names], volume II, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 1504b
  • Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1769), “Ասիա”, 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, page 27ab