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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian բառ (baṙ); see below.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

բառ (baṙ)

  1. word

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- (to speak), perhaps *bʰeh₂-s-ri-.[1][2][3]

NounEdit

բառ (baṙ)

  1. word
    բառ առ բառbaṙ aṙ baṙword for word
    ըստ բառինəst baṙinliterally
  2. language, speech
  3. (music) melody, tune

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1940) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun [History of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume I, Yerevan: University Press, pages 40–41
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “բալ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  3. ^ Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “baṙ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 168

Further readingEdit

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “բառ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “բառ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy