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Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *domu-, from *dṓm (house) + տէր (tēr, lord). See տուն (tun) for more.

NounEdit

տանուտէր (tanutēr)

  1. master of a house, head of a family
  2. landlord, householder
  3. patriarch, chief of a tribe or race
  4. (astrology) the sign of the zodiac which houses the Sun in the current month
    տանուտէր տարւոյtanutēr tarwoythe Sun's house

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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