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ArmenianEdit

 
պանիր

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian պանիր(panir); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

պանիր ‎(panir)

  1. cheese

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian pnyl(panīr, cheese), Persian پنیر(panīr, cheese).

NounEdit

պանիր ‎(panir)

  1. cheese
    պանիր Հոլանտիոյ‎ ― panir Holantioy ― Dutch cheese
    գործել, մածուցանել պանիր‎ ― gorcel, macucʿanel panir ― to make cheese; to curdle milk

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In some compounds there appears a parasitic -դ-(-d-), e.g. պանդրեմ(pandrem); for this compare dialectal մանդր(mandr), ծանդր(candr), ծունդր(cundr).

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պանիր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պանիր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պանիր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935