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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian շանթահար (šantʿahar).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

շանթահար (šantʿahar) (superlative ամենաշանթահար)

  1. struck by lightning
  2. (figuratively) thunderstruck, amazed, astounded

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

շանթ (šantʿ) +‎ -ա- (-a-) +‎ հարկանեմ (harkanem)

AdjectiveEdit

շանթահար (šantʿahar)

  1. struck by lightning, thunder-struck
    շանթահար լինելšantʿahar linelto be struck by lightning, to be thunder-struck
    շանթահար առնելšantʿahar aṙnelto fulminate, to strike with lightning

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: շանթահար (šantʿahar)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “շանթահար”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “շանթահար”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Eremia Mełrecʿi (1698), “շանթահար”, in Baṙgirkʿ hayocʿ [Armenian Dictionary] (in Armenian), Livorno: tpagr. Sargis Evdokiacʿu Sahetʿču, page 243
  • Amalyan, H. M., editor (1975) Baṙgirkʿ hayocʿ (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 247
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 513