Հայկ

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Հայկ (Hayk).

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Proper noun[edit]

Հայկ (Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. A male given name.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The connection with հայ (hay, Armenian) is obvious, although there is no consensus on the nature of this relationship. Perhaps derived from հայ (hay) with the diminutive suffix -իկ (-ik).

Proper noun[edit]

Հայկ (Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. (astronomy) Orion

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References[edit]

  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 383