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EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

ոլոռն (oloṙn)

  1. pea
    պատիճ կամ կեղեւ ոլեռանpatič kam kełew oleṙanpeascod
    նմանք են միմեանց իբր հատք ոլոռանցnmankʿ en mimeancʿ ibr hatkʿ oloṙancʿthey are as like as two peas
  2. (figuratively) large drop (of sweat, tears)
    ոլոռն ոլոռնoloṙn oloṙndrop by drop
  3. globules formed in curdled milk
  4. one grain of hail
  5. a kind of woodworm

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ReferencesEdit

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