պատինճան

Middle ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَاذِنْجَان ‎(bāḏinjān).

NounEdit

պատինճան ‎(patinčan), genitive singular պատինճանի ‎(patinčani)

  1. eggplant, aubergine (Solanum melongena)
  2. eggplant, aubergine (fruit of Solanum melongena)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • պատինճան in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 643b
  • պատինճան in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • պատինճան in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]