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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian քարտ(kʿart); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

քարտ (kʿart)

  1. card
  2. playing card

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek χάρτης(khártēs, sheet of paper).

NounEdit

քարտ (kʿart)

  1. card, paper, parchment
  2. cartoon, pasteboard
  3. letter
  4. book

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In modern Armenian there is a distinction between քարտ(kʿart) and քարտեզ(kʿartez); not so in Old Armenian.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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