Ասորեստան

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Ասորեստան (Asorestan).

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Proper noun[edit]

Ասորեստան (Asorestan)

  1. (historical) Assyria

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Iranian; compare Middle Persian 𐭠𐭮𐭥𐭥𐭮𐭲𐭭. But according to Hübschmann, an inner-Armenian formation from ասորի (asori) +‎ -աստան (-astan).

Proper noun[edit]

Ասորեստան (Asorestan)

  1. Assyria

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References[edit]

  • Ասորեստան” in Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1749–1769), Baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, volume II, Baṙaran yatuk anuancʿ [Dictionary of Proper Names]
  • Heinrich Hübschmann (1897), Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie, Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, page 22