աղտամուղտ

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian աղտամուղտ (ałtamułt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աղտամուղտ (ałtamułt)

  1. (dialectal) twilight
    աղտամղտինałtamłtin ― at twilight

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 41
  • աղտամուղտ in Artem Sargsyan et al. (eds.) (2001–2012), in 7 vols, Hayocʿ lezvi barbaṙayin baṙaran [Dialectological Dictionary of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: National Academy of Sciences of Armenia

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

u-type and m-type reduplication of *աղտ- (*ałt-, dark), whose origin is unknown. Hardly related to *աղջ- (*ałǰ-). See also աղջամուղջ (ałǰamułǰ), բուզաղթն (buzałtʿn), *մուղտ- (*mułt-).

Noun[edit]

աղտամուղտ (ałtamułt

  1. twilight, darkness

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • աղտամուղտ 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
  • “aɫt-a-muɫt” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 41