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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վճիռ (včiṙ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վճիռ (včiṙ)

  1. (law) verdict, judgement, ruling
    դատարանի վճիռdatarani včiṙthe ruling of the court
    վճիռ արձակելvčiṙ arjakelto order, to decree, to rule
    վճիռ դնելvčiṙ dnelto judge, to rule, to adjudicate
    վճիռ ընդունելvčiṙ əndunelto judge, to adjudicate
    վճիռ կայացնելvčiṙ kayacʿnelto judge, to rule, to adjudicate
    վճիռ կտրել / վճիռ հանելvčiṙ ktrel / včiṙ hanelto judge, to rule, to adjudicate
    վճիռ տալvčiṙ talto conclude, to solve, to decide
    վճիռը բեկանելvčiṙə bekanelto change the verdict
    վճիռն ի կատար ածելvčiṙn i katar acelto serve a court's ruling or sentence
  2. decree, edict
  3. decision
  4. (mathematics) solution

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian wcyl (vizīr, decree, mandate, command), Avestan 𐬬𐬍𐬗𐬌𐬭𐬀 (vīčira-, deciding), Persian وچر (vačar, vačur, judgement; fatwa).

NounEdit

վճիռ (včiṙ)

  1. sentence, award, judgment, decree, decision, act, ordinance; sentence, maxim
    վճիռ հատանել, առնել, բերել, ի վերայ ածել, դնել, տալvčiṙ hatanel, aṙnel, berel, i veray acel, dnel, talto issue a warrant or writ, to sentence, to adjudge, to judge, to declare, to pronounce, to ordain, to condemn; to deliberate, to decide, to resolve, to decree; to enact, to order
    վճիռ մահու հատանել, ի վերայ դնելvčiṙ mahu hatanel, i veray dnelto sentence to death, to sign a death warrant
  2. (as an adjective) decisive, peremptory
    վճիռ բանիւքvčiṙ baniwkʿwith a peremptory voice

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ReferencesEdit

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