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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian պարզ (parz).

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AdjectiveEdit

պարզ (parz) (superlative ամենապարզ)

  1. (of weather) not clouded, clear, serene
  2. bright
  3. clear, transparent
  4. simple, not complicated
  5. modest, unpretentious
  6. understandable, intelligible
  7. sincere, candid

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Iranian *parz (pure, clean). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian pʾrwdn (pārūdan, to filter, to clean), Persian پالودن(pālūdan, to strain, to filter, to purify).

AdjectiveEdit

պարզ (parz)

  1. pure, clear, clean
  2. sincere, genuine
  3. speaking explicitly, without ceremony
  4. simple, not complicated, not compounded
  5. clear, evident
  6. serene, calm

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AdverbEdit

պարզ (parz)

  1. simply

NounEdit

պարզ (parz)

  1. serenity, sereneness, fine weather, clear sky, serene atmosphere
    ի պարզի, ի պարզոյi parzi, i parzoywith a clear sky
  2. evening stillness
  3. morning freshness

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: պարզ (parz)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պարզ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պարզ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պարզ”, 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