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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վանդակ(vandak); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վանդակ ‎(vandak)

  1. cage
  2. lattice, grate
  3. cell (of a table)
  4. checkbox

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian *vandak, from Iranian *vand-(to braid), from Proto-Indo-European *wendʰ-(to turn, wind, braid), whence also գինդ(gind). Not surviving in attested Iranian languages.

NounEdit

վանդակ ‎(vandak)

  1. network made from threads, twigs, ropes, osier, metal etc.
    1. cage
    2. grate, gridiron; grating
    3. window-blinds
    4. lattice, trellis
    5. baluster, balustrade, railing
  2. balcony, terrace, belvedere
  3. basket

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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