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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian տատրակ (tatrak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

տատրակ (tatrak)

  1. turtle dove

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *տատուրակ (*taturak), an Iranian borrowing ultimately from Proto-Iranian *tatr̥wáh. For the suffix see -ակ (-ak).

NounEdit

տատրակ (tatrak)

  1. turtle dove, Streptopelia turtur
    ձագ տատրակիjag tatrakiyoung turtle dove
    տատրակ վուվուս արձակէtatrak vuvus arjakēthe turtle dove coos

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: տատրակ (tatrak)

Further readingEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “տատրակ”, 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
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “տատրակ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S. (2000), “տատրակ”, in Tʿosunean G. B., editor, Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: University Press
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “տատրակ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy