տիւ

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *diwoh₁ ‎(during the day), compare *dyew-. Cognate with Sanskrit दिवा ‎(divā, by day), Latin diū. See also երկտի ‎(erkti), ծիածան ‎(ciacan), տկողին ‎(tkołin).

NounEdit

տիւ ‎(tiw

  1. day, daytime, the part of the day when the sun shines
    տիւ եւ գիշեր‎ ― tiw ew gišer ― nychthemeron
    ի տուէ/ի տունջեան‎ ― i tuē/i tunǰean ― during the day, by day, in the day-time
    ի լուսապայծառ/ի լոյս տունջեան‎ ― i lusapaycaṙ/i loys tunǰean ― in broad day light
    ընդ տիւն ողջոյն‎ ― ənd tiwn ołǰoyn ― all day long
    ի տուէ եւ ի գիշերի, զտիւ եւ զգիշեր‎ ― i tuē ew i gišeri, ztiw ew zgišer ― day and night, night and day
    չեւ խոնարհեալ տունջեան‎ ― čʿew xonarheal tunǰean ― before the end of the day, before nightfall
    արփիաճաճանչ տիւ‎ ― arpʿiačačančʿ tiw ― fine day, fine weather
    ի տունջենիս յայսմիկ‎ ― i tunǰenis yaysmik ― this day, to-day

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ReferencesEdit

  • տիւ 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]
  • տիւ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տիւ 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
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 8
  • Robert Godel (1975), An introduction to the study of classical Armenian, Wiesbaden: Dr Ludwig Reichert Verlag, page 35