աղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian աղ ().

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աղ ()

  1. salt
  2. (figuratively) gist, essence

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-. See also աղտ (ałt).

Noun[edit]

աղ (

  1. salt
    աղ ուխտի, ուխտ աղի, աղ կնքեալał uxti, uxt ałi, ał knkʿeal — sign of true friendship
    աղ եւ հացał ew hacʿ — commensality, love
    աղ առնուլ, աղ եւ հաց ուտելał aṙnul, ał ew hacʿ utel — to eat in company, to be social, to be convivial

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: աղ ()

References[edit]

  • աղ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • աղ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • աղ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “aɫ” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 24