ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian կղզի (kłzi).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

կղզի (kłzi)

  1. island, isle

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

According to Ačaṙyan, from earlier *կզղի (*kzłi), borrowed from an unidentified Akkadian cognate of Arabic جزيرة(jazīra, island), Classical Syriac ܓܙܪܬܐ(gāzartāʾ, island).

NounEdit

կղզի (kłzi)

  1. isle, island
    Բրիտանիական կղզիքBritaniakan kłzikʿthe British Islands

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: կղզի (kłzi)

ReferencesEdit

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