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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ծիլ(cil); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ծիլ ‎(cil)

  1. sprout, bud
  2. (figuratively) first stages, germ

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

ծիլ ‎(cil)

  1. sprout, bud, haulm
    ծիլ արձակել‎ ― cil arjakel ― to bud, to put forth buds, to shoot, to sprout, to germinate

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ծիլ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ծիլ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ծիլ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 341