դիեմ

Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁(y)-, *dʰih₁- (to suck). See also դալ (dal).

VerbEdit

դիեմ (diem)  (aorist indicative դիեցի)

  1. to suck, to drink mother’s milk
  2. (rare) to suckle, to nourish with milk, to give suck

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: դիել (diel)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879) , “դիեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837) , “դիեմ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979) , “դիել”, 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
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 239