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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian դրախտ (draxt).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [dəˈɾɑχt]
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NounEdit

դրախտ (draxt)

  1. paradise, heaven

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Old ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Iranian. Compare Persian درخت(deraxt) and see there for more.

NounEdit

դրախտ (draxt)

  1. garden
  2. paradise, heaven
    դրախտ կորուսեալdraxt korusealParadise Lost

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “դրախտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, pages 690–691
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836), “դրախտ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume I, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 642a
  • Hübschmann, Heinrich (1897) Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie (in German), Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, page 145
  • Olsen, Birgit Anette (1999) The noun in Biblical Armenian: origin and word-formation: with special emphasis on the Indo-European heritage (Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs; 119), Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, page 878
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “դրախտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 150a