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ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian որմ (orm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

որմ (orm)

  1. (dated) wall

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Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *sor-mo-, from *ser-. The closest cognate is Ancient Greek ὅρμος (hórmos).

NounEdit

որմ (orm)

  1. wall, fence
    քանդել զորմkʿandel zormto unwall, to dismantle

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: որմ (orm), առորմի (aṙormi)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “որմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “որմ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “որմ”, 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
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 493