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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian նախաճաշ (naxačaš).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

նախաճաշ (naxačaš)

  1. breakfast

Usage notesEdit

In Armenia and ex-USSR countries colloquially Russian завтрак (závtrak) rendered as զավտրիկ (zavtrik) is used instead.

DeclensionEdit

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

նախ (nax) +‎ -ա- (-a-) +‎ ճաշ (čaš)

NounEdit

նախաճաշ (naxačaš)

  1. (post-classical, modern) early breakfast
    ճաշակերպ նախաճաշčašakerp naxačašmeat breakfast; a late substantial breakfast
    նախաճաշ առնելnaxačaš aṙnelto breakfast

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “նախաճաշ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy