կիւրակէ

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EtymologyEdit

From Koine Greek Κυριακή ‎(Kuriakḗ, Sunday). Replaced earlier միաշաբաթի ‎(miašabatʿi).

NounEdit

կիւրակէ ‎(kiwrakē

  1. Sunday
    նոր կիւրակէ‎ ― nor kiwrakē ― first Sunday after Easter
    աշխարհամատրան, կանաչ կիւրակէ‎ ― ašxarhamatran, kanačʿ kiwrakē ― second Sunday after Easter
    կարմիր կիւրակէ‎ ― karmir kiwrakē ― third Sunday after Easter
    սրբել զկիւրակէս‎ ― srbel zkiwrakēs ― to observe or keep the Sabbath

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ReferencesEdit

  • կիւրակէ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կիւրակէ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կիւրակէ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
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