արեգ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian արեգ (areg); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

արեգ (areg)

  1. (rare) the sun
  2. (sometimes capitalized) the 8th month of the Armenian calendar

Declension[edit]

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An old genitive of արեւ (arew), according to Martirosyan going back to Proto-Armenian *areg-i-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂r(e)w-i-ós, the genitive of *h₂réu-ōi- (sun, sunshine), whence արեւ (arew).

Noun[edit]

արեգ (areg) (singular genitive արեգի)

  1. the sun
    Արեգ քաղաքAreg kʿałakʿ — city of the sun, Heliopolis
  2. the 8th month of the Armenian calendar
  3. (as an adjective) eastern
    ի յարեգ կուսէi yareg kusē — from the eastern side
    արեգ դուռնareg duṙn — the eastern gate

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Usage notes[edit]

The word has the combining forms արեգ- (areg-) and արեգ-ն-ա- (areg-n-a-).

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References[edit]

  • արեգ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • արեգ 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
  • արեգ” in Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1749–1769), Baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • արեգ 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
  • “*areg-” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 135