բոյլ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewH-l-i-, from *bʰuH- (to grow). Cognate with Ancient Greek φῦλον (phûlon), Russian быльё (bylʹjó).

Noun[edit]

բոյլ (boyl

  1. company, body, assembly (of people, deer, stags, bulls, etc.)
    բոյլքboylkʿ ― Pleiades

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References[edit]

  • բոյլ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • բոյլ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 186