ղանթար

ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish قنطار‎(kantar) and Azerbaijani qantar, ultimately from Arabic قِنْطَار(qinṭār).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ղանթար (łantʿar) (dialectal)

  1. big scales in a marketplace
  2. (by extension) marketplace

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Further readingEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1902), “խանթար”, in Tʿurkʿerēni azdecʿutʿiwnə hayerēni vray ew tʿurkʿerēnē pʿoxaṙeal baṙerə Pōlsi hay žołovrdakan lezuin mēǰ hamematutʿeamb Vani, Łarabałi ew Nor-Naxiǰewani barbaṙnerun [The Influence of Turkish on Armenian and Words Borrowed from Turkish in the Vernacular Armenian Language of Constantinople in Comparison with the Dialects of Van, Karabakh and Nor Nakhichevan] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 3) (in Armenian), Moscow, Vagharshapat: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages