զմրուխտ

ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian զմրուխտ (zmruxt); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

զմրուխտ (zmruxt)

  1. emerald

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *զումուրուխտ (*zumuruxt), from Iranian *zumurruft, which is related to Persian زمرد (zumurrud, zomorrod), Ancient Greek σμάραγδος (smaragdos).

NounEdit

զմրուխտ (zmruxt

  1. emerald

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • զմրխտեայ (zmrxteay)
  • զմրխտի (zmrxti)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • զմրուխտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • զմրուխտ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • զմրուխտ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
Last modified on 6 January 2014, at 01:39