ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian մար (mar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

մար (mar)

  1. Mede, inhabitant of historical Media
  2. (obsolete, nonstandard) Kurd

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Parthian 𐭌𐭀𐭃(mʾd /māδ/). Compare Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎭 (m-a-d /māda/).

NounEdit

մար (mar)

  1. Mede

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

մար (mar)

  1. Median

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: մար (mar)

ReferencesEdit

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