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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian սիրուն (sirun).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

սիրուն (sirun) (superlative ամենասիրուն)

  1. pretty, beautiful, nice
    սիրուն աղջիկsirun ałǰikpretty girl
    սիրուն գլխարկsirun glxarknice hat

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

սիրուն (sirun)

  1. beautifully
  2. nicely

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

սէր (sēr) +‎ -ուն (-un)

AdjectiveEdit

սիրուն (sirunindeclinable

  1. amiable, dear, pretty, darling, gracious, handsome, charming
  2. loving; benevolent

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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