գինի

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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գինի ‎(gini), from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գինի ‎(gini)

  1. wine

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom. Proto-Kartvelian *ɣwino- is probably borrowed from Proto-Armenian.

NounEdit

գինի ‎(gini)

  1. wine
    զուարթանալ սրտի ի գինւոյ, ընդ գինիս մտանել, զգինեօք անկանել, ի գինւոջ լինել‎ ― zuartʿanal srti i ginwoy, ənd ginis mtanel, zgineōkʿ ankanel, i ginwoǰ linel ― to be merry with wine, to drink, to get drunk
    թափել զգինի, սթափել ի գինւոյ‎ ― tʿapʿel zgini, stʿapʿel i ginwoy ― to sleep one's self sober
    զուարթացուցանել ի գինւոյ‎ ― zuartʿacʿucʿanel i ginwoy ― to make tipsy, to fuddle
    պարզել զգինի‎ ― parzel zgini ― to clear the wine

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

The word has two combining forms: գինե- ‎(gine-) and less common գին- ‎(gin-).

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գինի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գինի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “գինի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 214
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