աւերակ

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Wholly borrowed from Iranian: compare Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (ʾwylk' /awērag/, desolate, ruined). See աւեր (awer) for more.

AdjectiveEdit

աւերակ (awerak)

  1. ruined, desolate

NounEdit

աւերակ (awerak)

  1. ruin

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ավերակ (averak)

Further readingEdit

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M., “աւերակ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language]‎[1] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1836–1837
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg, Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period]‎[2] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, 1987, page 518
  • Olsen, Birgit Anette, The noun in Biblical Armenian: origin and word-formation: with special emphasis on the Indo-European heritage (Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs; 119), Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 1999, page 869
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V., “աւերակ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English]‎[3], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1879