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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ներկ (nerk).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ներկ (nerk)

  1. paint; dye

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

ներկ (nerk)

  1. tint, dye, colour
    ներկ կոշկացnerk koškacʿshoe-blacking

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ներկ (nerk)

ReferencesEdit

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