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ArmenianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Armenian պապ (pap); see it for more.

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. grandfather
    պապի ծոցն ուղարկել‎ ― papi cocʿn ułarkelto kill
    պապիս տարիքն է‎ ― papis tarikʿn ēvery old, elderly
    պապիս տարվա բաներ‎ ― papis tarva banervery old, ancient
  2. (chiefly in the plural) forefather, ancestor
  3. (colloquial) father, dad
  4. male given name Պապ
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Armenian պապ (pap); see it for more.

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. pope
    Հռոմի պապ‎ ― Hṙomi papthe pope (of Rome)
DeclensionEdit

Old ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian *pāp; compare Middle Persian 𐭯𐭠𐭯𐭪𐭩 (pāpak, father), Persian باب (bâb), بابا (bâbâ, father).

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. grandfather
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Byzantine Greek παπάς (papás), from Ancient Greek πάππας (páppas).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

պապ (pap)

  1. patriarch (of Alexandria)
  2. pope (of Rome)
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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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