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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian երիվար (erivar); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

երիվար (erivar)

  1. saddle horse

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian *rēvār/d, *rēβar/d, from Iranian *rīya(t)-vār(i)- (emitting seminal fluid), from *rī- (to flow; to defecate; to soil); compare Persian ریدن(rīdan, to defecate), Sanskrit रीति (rīti, stream). For the second part see վարուժան (varužan).

NounEdit

երիվար (erivar)

  1. saddle horse, riding horse
    երիվար քաջընթացerivar kʿaǰəntʿacʿpad, ambling nag, stead

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “երիվար”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “երիվար”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “երիվար”, 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
  • Perixanjan, Anait (1993) Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskovo jazyka. Častʹ I [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language. Part 1] (in Russian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 70