ամբողջ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ամբողջ (ambołǰ); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ)

  1. entire, whole, all
    ամբողջ օրըwhole day
    ամբողջ քաղաքը գիտերthe whole city knew
    ամբողջ ուժովwith all might
  2. whole, complete, without deficit
    ամբողջ թիվwhole number
  3. whole, without interruptions

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Noun[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ)

  1. entirety, wholeness, totality, completeness
    ամբողջըeverything

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Composed of ողջ (ołǰ) and the obsolete prefix ամբ- (amb-), derived from Proto-Indo-European *h₂mbʰi (around) and cognate with Ancient Greek ἀμφί (amphí), Latin ambi-, Old High German umbi, Old Irish imb- (around)

Adjective[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ

  1. entire, whole, total
  2. whole, complete, perfect, exact; unscathed, intact, unhurt

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References[edit]

  • ամբողջ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ամբողջ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • ամբողջ 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
  • “amboɫǰ” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 47