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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *per-. Among the cognates compare especially Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐍂𐍂𐌰 (fairra, far away from), Sanskrit परस् (paras, beyond, further, off, away), and Ancient Greek πέρα (péra, beyond).

RootEdit

հեռ- (heṙ-)

  1. far

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հեռ”, 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
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 404