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սեռ

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 of verbs

DeclensionEdit


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 տեսակseṙ ew tesak ― the genus and the species
    մարդկային սեռmardkayin seṙ ― mankind
    հայկական սեռhaykakan seṙ ― the Armenian nation
  2. nature, complexion
  3. (grammar) gender
  4. (grammar) voice of verbs

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • սեռ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • սեռ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University