գեղարդն

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A compound of *գեղ- (*geł-) +‎ արդն (ardn). The origin and meaning of *գեղ- (*geł-) is unknown.

Noun[edit]

գեղարդն (gełardn

  1. a kind of large spear, lance, halberd
  2. (post-classical) dart, javelin,
    գեղարդն արձակելgełardn arjakel ― to dart, to throw a dart

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • գեղարդն 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
  • գեղարդն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գեղարդն and արդն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Ēduard Ałayan (1974), Baṙakʿnnakan ew stugabanakan hetazotutʿyunner [Lexicological and Etymological Studies], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, pages 33–34
  • գեղարդն in Geworg J̌ahukyan (ed. by Vahan Sargsyan) (2010), Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary], Yerevan: Asoghik, ISBN 978-9939-50-121-5, page 155a