Վան

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Վան (Van).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Վան (Van)

  1. Van (city)
  2. Van (lake)

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Urartian [script?] (Biainili), the self-designation of Urartians. Van, called Tušpa back then, was the capital of Urartu. The derivation from վան (van, abode, house) is less likely.

Proper noun[edit]

Վան (Van)

  1. Van (city)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Վան” 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]