անդամ

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian անդամ (andam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

անդամ (andam)

  1. member, limb (of the body)
  2. (mathematics) term
    հավասարման անդամhavasarman andam — member / term of an equation
  3. member; fellow
    կուսակցության անդամkusakcʿutʿyan andam — party member
    պատվավոր անդամpatvavor andam — honorary member

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Middle Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian անդամ (andam).

Noun[edit]

անդամ (andam)

  1. limb, member (of the body)
  2. (anatomy) thighbone, femur

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • անդամ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • անդամ” in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan, (1987–92), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian], in 2 vols, Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian [script?] (andām, member, limb)[script?], Persian اندام (andām), Kurdish endam, Avestan [script?] (handāman, limb)[script?].

Noun[edit]

անդամ (andam

  1. limb, member (of the body)
    անդամ անդամ յօշելandam andam yōšel — to dissect, to dismember, to anatomize, to carve
    ամօթոյ անդամ, անդամ ծածուկamōtʿoy andam, andam cacuk — membrum virile
  2. (in the plural) the whole body

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • անդամ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • անդամ 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
  • անդամ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University