տապ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian տապ ‎(tap); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

տապ ‎(tap)

  1. heat, fervor

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian. Compare Middle Persian tp ‎(tab, fever). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *tépos ‎(heat, warmth); see there for more.

NounEdit

տապ ‎(tap

  1. heat, ardour, warmth, solar heat
  2. inflammation
  3. overexcitement
  4. (Greek style) foaming or frothing of the sea, storm

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ReferencesEdit

  • տապ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տապ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տապ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
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