անուրջ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian անուրջ (anurǰ); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

անուրջ (anurǰ)

  1. (literary) dream (imaginary events seen while sleeping)
  2. dream (hope or wish), daydream, reverie

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃nōr-yo-. Cognate with Ancient Greek ὄναρ (ónar), ὄνειρος (óneiros) and Albanian ëndërr. Perhaps related to ցնորք (cʿnorkʿ).

Noun[edit]

անուրջ (anurǰ

  1. dream, day-dream
  2. prophetic vision, vision

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Usage notes[edit]

Classically the word was used in the plural: անուրջք (anurǰkʿ)

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References[edit]

  • անուրջք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • անուրջ 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
  • անուրջ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 9
  • “anurǰ-k‘” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 98