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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From զ- (z-) +‎ առ (aṙ) +‎ անց- (ancʿ-, to pass, surpass, be destroyed), thus “past [the age]”. Alternatively, the first part *զառ (*zaṙ) may mean "old"; see զառամ (zaṙam).

VerbEdit

զառանցեմ (zaṙancʿem)

  1. to be delirious (of drunkenness or especially of senility)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “զառանցեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 272–273