դիվան

ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Partly a learned borrowing from Old Armenian դիւան (diwan) and partly from Middle Armenian տիւան (tiwan), from Ottoman Turkish دیوان(dîvân).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

դիվան (divan)

  1. (archaic) archive
  2. (historical) divan (council)
  3. (historical) divan (collection of poems)
  4. (dialectal) court, tribunal
    • ca. 1680–1684, Baṙ girg taliani [An Armenian–Italian Dictionary published in Venice] page 59:[1]
      տիվան․ ճուսթիցիայ
      tivan; čustʿicʿiay
      տիվան (tivan) = giustizia
  5. (archaic) office, workplace
  6. (archaic) library
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orengo, Alessandro (2019) , “Il ԲԱՌ ԳԻՐԳ ՏԱԼԻԱՆԻ Un dizionario armeno-italiano del XVII secolo”, in U. Bläsing, J. Dum-Tragut, T.M. van Lint, editors, Armenian, Hittite, and Indo-European Studies: A Commemoration Volume for Jos J.S. Weitenberg (Hebrew University Armenian Studies; 15), Leuven: Peeters, page 245

Etymology 2Edit

From Russian дива́н (diván).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

դիվան (divan)

  1. (colloquial) sofa, couch
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