անկանեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Active voice of the mediopassive verb անկանիմ (ankanim, I fall), because of the action of “throwing” threads, warp and the shuttle.

Verb[edit]

անկանեմ (ankanem)  (aorist indicative անկի)

  1. (transitive) to lay the groundwork of lace
  2. (transitive) to weave
  3. (transitive) to twine

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References[edit]

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