անալի

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian անալի (anali); see it for more. The dialectal form ալանի (alani) developed through metathesis, just like բալանի (balani) from բանալի (banali).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

անալի (anali) (superlative ամենաանալի)

  1. without salt, unsalted
  2. (figuratively) insipid, vapid
Declension[edit]

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ան- (an-) +‎ աղի (ałi). Remember that in Old Armenian ղ (ł) and լ (l) sounded similar.

Adjective[edit]

անալի (anali

  1. without salt, unsalted

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • անալի in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • անալի 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
  • անալի” in Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1749–1769), Baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [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