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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վաճառ ‎(vačaṙ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վաճառ ‎(vačaṙ)

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of վաճառք ‎(vačaṙkʿ)
  2. merchandise, wares

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ałayan, Ēduard (1976), “վաճառ”, in Ardi hayereni bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Modern Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Hayastan

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian wʾčʾl ‎(wāčār).

NounEdit

վաճառ ‎(vačaṙ)

  1. trade, commerce, dealings
    մեծաքանակ վաճառ‎ ― mecakʿanak vačaṙ ― the wholesale trade
    փոքրաքանակ վաճառ‎ ― pʿokʿrakʿanak vačaṙ ― the retail trade
  2. merchandise, goods, wares, commodities
    վաճառք‎ ― vačaṙkʿ ― provisions
  3. market, marketplace, hall, mart, fair
  4. sale, purchase
    վաճառ լինել‎ ― vačaṙ linel ― to be sold, to be on sale
    ի վաճառ արկանել‎ ― i vačaṙ arkanel ― to sell, to put up or offer for sale
  5. present, gift
  6. treasure
  7. treasury

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “վաճառ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “վաճառ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “վաճառ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
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