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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian դուստր ‎(dustr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

դուստր ‎(dustr)

  1. daughter

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

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

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

դուստր ‎(dustr)

  1. daughter
    դուստր եղբօր/քեռն‎ ― dustr ełbōr/kʿeṙn ― niece
    դուստր որդւոյ/դստեր‎ ― dustr ordwoy/dster ― grand-daughter
    դստերք քաղաքի‎ ― dsterkʿ kʿałakʿi ― villages, suburbs
    դուստր Սիոնի‎ ― dustr Sioni ― the old and new Church
    դուստր վերին Սիոնի‎ ― dustr verin Sioni ― the Church triumphant

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “դուստր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • 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
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “դուստր”, 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 244
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