աւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly Proto-Indo-European *h₃pn-e/os-s and cognate with Sanskrit अप्नस् (apnas, possesion, property), Ancient Greek ὄμπνη (ómpnē, food, corn), Old Norse efni (material, goods), Latin opes.

Noun[edit]

աւն (awn

  1. property

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Attested only in compounds, not independently.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • աւն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • աւն 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
  • աւն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “*awn” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 155