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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian թերթ (tʿertʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

թերթ (tʿertʿ)

  1. petal
    վարդի թերթvardi tʿertʿa petal of rose
  2. leaf
  3. sheet
    մի թերթ թուղթmi tʿertʿ tʿułtʿa sheet of paper
  4. newspaper
    թերթ հրատարակելtʿertʿ hratarakelto publish a newspaper

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Derived termsEdit



Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pter- (wing; feather) grown with -թ- (-tʿ-).

NounEdit

թերթ (tʿertʿ)

  1. leaf of a flower, plant
    մի թերթ խաւարտmi tʿertʿ xawarta leaf of salad
  2. plate, sheet
    թերթ մի թուղթtʿertʿ mi tʿułtʿa sheet of paper
    ութածալ թերթ (գրոց)utʿacal tʿertʿ (grocʿ)in octavo

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Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “թերթ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “թերթ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “թերթ”, 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
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 286