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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian դուստր(dustr)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

դուստր (dustr)

  1. daughter

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Colloquially աղջիկ(ałǰik, girl) is used much more often.

SynonymsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr. The plural դստերք(dsterkʿ) is from plural nominative *dʰugh₂téres.

NounEdit

դուստր (dustr)

  1. daughter
    դուստր եղբօր/քեռն‎ ― dustr ełbōr/kʿeṙnniece
    դուստր որդւոյ/դստեր‎ ― dustr ordwoy/dstergrand-daughter
    դստերք քաղաքի‎ ― dsterkʿ kʿałakʿivillages, suburbs
    դուստր Սիոնի‎ ― dustr Sionithe old and new Church
    դուստր վերին Սիոնի‎ ― dustr verin Sionithe Church triumphant

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “դուստր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “դուստր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Fortson, Benjamin W. (2010) Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, second edition, Oxford: Blackwell, page 387
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 244
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “դուստր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy