երէ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Ačaṙyan leaves the origin open.

According to J̌ahukyan, probably from Proto-Indo-European *er-, *eri- (goat; sheep; cow; doe) (see Pokorny for this root), whence also որոջ (oroǰ) and երինջ (erinǰ), Ancient Greek ἔριφος (ériphos, kid), Latin ariēs (ram), Old Irish heirp (kid).

Noun[edit]

երէ (erē

  1. herbivorous game animal (e.g. deer)
  2. living being (e.g. human)

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