ագարակ

See also: Ագարակ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ագարակ (agarak); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ագարակ (agarak)

  1. farm, farmstead
  2. (archaic) arable land
  3. (historical) landed estate

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ագարակ in Ēduard Ałayan (1976), Ardi hayereni bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Modern Armenian], in 2 vols, Yerevan: Hayastan
  • ագարակ in Stepʿan Malxaseancʿ (1944–45), Hayerēn bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Armenian Explanatory Dictionary], in 4 vols, Yerevan: State Publishing House of the Armenian SSR

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from an unknown descendant of Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros. Has also been linked with Sumerian [script?] (agar, field). Yet another proposal derives the word from Hurrian [script?] (awari-, field).

NounEdit

ագարակ (agarak

  1. landed property; estate, a house with all possessions; village
    ագարակ տեղիքagarak tełikʿ — rural or country places

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ագարակ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ագարակ 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
  • ագարակ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “agarak” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 4
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