բահուանդ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Median *bāhuβand, from Iranian *bādu-banda- (armband), from *bādu- = *bāzu- (arm) + *banda- (a tie), from *band- (to tie). For the first part compare բազուկ (bazuk) and for the second بند (band).

Noun[edit]

բահուանդ (bahuand

  1. bracelet worn above the elbow

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • բահուանդ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • բահուանդ 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
  • բահուանդ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Anait Perixanjan (1993), Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskogo jazyka [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 59