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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian թի (tʿi).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

թի (tʿi)

  1. wooden shovel
  2. oar

DeclensionEdit

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ptio-, surviving also in Ancient Greek πτύον (ptúon, winnowing-shovel, fan).

NounEdit

թի (tʿi)

  1. shovel
    թի պարտիզիtʿi partizispade, shovel
    թի փռանtʿi pʿṙana baker's shovel
    թիակ կրակարանիtʿiak krakaranifire-shovel
    թի փայտեայtʿi pʿayteaywooden shovel
  2. blade of an oar; oar
    թի վարելtʿi varelto row
    թի վարել ուժգինtʿi varel užginto row vigorously

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: թի (tʿi)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “թի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “թի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “թի”, 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