Փայտակարան

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Փայտակարան (Pʿaytakaran); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Փայտակարան (Pʿaytakaran)

  1. Paytakaran

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

“The land of Pʿayt”, applied by Medians to this territory to their north, from Median *karan- (border, region, land). The Pʿayt is probably a name of a Caspian tribe. See also Lankaran.

Proper noun[edit]

Փայտակարան (Pʿaytakaran)

  1. Paytakaran

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Փայտակարան” 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]
  • А. Периханян (1982), Этимологические заметки // Историко-филологический журнал. Ереван. № 1, pp. 55-62