անագ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian անագ (anag); see it for more.

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անագ (anag)

  1. tin

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In colloquial speech Russian олово (olovo) is used instead.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hurrian *anagi (tin), from Akkadian 𒀭𒈾 (an(n)aku, tin; lead).

Noun[edit]

անագ (anag

  1. tin
    օծանել՝ դրուագել անագաւōcanel, druagel anagaw ― to tin, to cover with tin
    օծումն անագաւōcumn anagaw ― act or employment of tinning

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References[edit]

  • անագ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • անագ 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
  • անագ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Geworg J̌ahukyan (1987), Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 425
  • Igor M. Diakonoff (1985), Hurro-Urartian Borrowings in Old Armenian. In: Journal of the American Oriental Society 105.4: 597–603