ծայրաքաղաք

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ծայրաքաղաք (cayrakʿałakʿ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ծայրաքաղաք (cayrakʿałakʿ)

  1. (archaic) acropolis, citadel

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (1973), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

ծայր (cayr, end, top, summit) +‎ -ա- (-a-) +‎ քաղաք (kʿałakʿ, city)

NounEdit

ծայրաքաղաք (cayrakʿałakʿ)

  1. acropolis, citadel

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ծայրաքաղաք (cayrakʿałakʿ)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awgerean, Mkrtičʿ (1865), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Aṙjeṙn baṙaran haykaznean lezui [Pocket Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), corrected and expanded by Grigor Čēlalean, 2nd edition, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 403a