Հայկ

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian Հայկ ‎(Hayk).

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Proper nounEdit

Հայկ ‎(Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. A male given name.

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain. The connection with հայ ‎(hay, Armenian) is obvious, although there is no consensus on the nature of this relationship. Perhaps derived from հայ ‎(hay) with the diminutive suffix -իկ ‎(-ik).

Proper nounEdit

Հայկ ‎(Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. (astronomy) Orion

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Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 383
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