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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian օղի (ōłi).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

օղի (ōłi)

  1. vodka

DeclensionEdit

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Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The original spelling is աւղի (awłi), which Martirosyan derives from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(e)lu-t-iyV-, from *h₂elut-.

NounEdit

օղի (ōłi)

  1. strong fermented drink, intoxicating beverage

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “օղի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “օղի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “օղի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “awɫi”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 29, 154