բադրիջան

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Some forms are from Middle Armenian պատինճան (patinčan) and its by-forms, some go back to Ottoman Turkish بادلجان (patlıcan) and its by-forms. All ultimately from Persian بادنجان (bâdenjân) and its various descendants.

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Noun[edit]

բադրիջան (badriǰan)

  1. aubergine (British); eggplant (US)

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References[edit]

  • պատինջան in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University