լերդ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Armenian լերդ (lerd), from Old Armenian լերդ (lerd). For the sense development “liver” → “blood clot” compare Russian печень (pečenʹ, liver; blood clot), печёнки (pečónki, internal organs of the body).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

լերդ (lerd) (dialectal)

  1. Alternative form of լյարդ (lyard)
  2. blood clot
  3. the process of clotting (of blood, milk, etc.)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Dum-Tragut, Jasmine (2009) Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian (London Oriental and African Language Library; 14), Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 25

Middle ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian լերդ (lerd), a dialectal development of լեարդ (leard).

NounEdit

լերդ (lerd) (genitive singular լերդի)

  1. liver

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: լերդ (lerd)

ReferencesEdit

  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “լերդ”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 288a