երախայրիք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երախայրիք (eraxayrikʿ); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

երախայրիք (eraxayrikʿ)

  1. first fruit

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The first component is երա- (era-, first, early, before), from Proto-Indo-European *prH- (early); cognate with Ancient Greek πρωΐ (prōḯ), Sanskrit प्रातर् (prātár, early, in the morning, the next day), Latin prae. The second is խայրի (xayri) +‎ (-kʿ).

Noun[edit]

երախայրիք (eraxayrikʿpl 

  1. first fruit or harvest, early ripened fruit

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References[edit]

  • երախայրիք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • երախայրիք 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
  • երախայրիք 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 257