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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 HolantioyDutch cheese
    գործել, մածուցանել պանիր‎ ― gorcel, macucʿanel panirto 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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DescendantsEdit

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