բեռն

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See also: Բեռն

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰerno-, grown from *bʰer- (to bear, carry). Cognates include Ancient Greek φερνή (phernḗ, dowry), φόρτος (phórtos, burden), Albanian barrë, Sanskrit भर (bhára, burden), Persian بار (bār, burden), German Bürde.

Noun[edit]

բեռն (beṙn

  1. burden, load, weight
  2. cargo; bale
  3. duty

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References[edit]

  • բեռն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • բեռն 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
  • բեռն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University