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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish چای‎(çây), Persian چای(čây), Russian чай (čaj).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

չայ (čʿay)

  1. (colloquial, dialectal) tea
    Synonym: թեյ (tʿey)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “թէյ”, 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