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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian սեռ(seṙ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

սեռ ‎(seṙ)

  1. sex, gender
  2. class, sort, kind, genus, variety
  3. (grammar) gender
  4. (grammar) voice, gender of verbs

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the same Proto-Indo-European root as սեր(ser, kind, race, species).

NounEdit

սեռ ‎(seṙ)

  1. kind, species, race, generation
    սեռ եւ տեսակ‎ ― seṙ ew tesak ― the genus and the species
    մարդկային սեռ‎ ― mardkayin seṙ ― mankind
    հայկական սեռ‎ ― haykakan seṙ ― the Armenian nation
  2. nature, complexion
  3. (grammar) gender
  4. (grammar) voice of verbs

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “սեռ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “սեռ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935