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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գարեջուր(gareǰur).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գարեջուր (gareǰur)

  1. beer
    Ես սիրում եմ գարեջուր, թեեւ գիտեմ, որ այն ինձ վնաս է։
    Es sirum em gareǰur, tʿeew gitem, or ayn inj vnas ē.
    I love beer but I know it is bad for you.

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In colloquial speech Russian пи́во(pívo), rendered as պիվա(piva), is used instead.


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

գարի(gari) +‎ -ա-(-a-) +‎ ջուր(ǰur)

NounEdit

գարեջուր (gareǰur)

  1. beer
    հանել, յօրինել զգարեջուր‎ ― hanel, yōrinel zgareǰurto brew, to make beer

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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