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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian շարժիչ(šaržičʿ, mover); see below.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

շարժիչ ‎(šaržičʿ)

  1. moving, motive

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NounEdit

շարժիչ ‎(šaržičʿ)

  1. (technology) motor, engine
  2. mover

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

For “motor, engine”, in colloquial speech Russian мото́р(motór) is used instead.


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

շարժեմ(šaržem) +‎ -իչ(-ičʿ)

AdjectiveEdit

շարժիչ ‎(šaržičʿ)

  1. moving, motive

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

շարժիչ ‎(šaržičʿ)

  1. mover; contriver

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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