զիգն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian զիգն (zign); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

զիգն (zign)

  1. hammerhead shark

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Transliteration of Ancient Greek ζύγαινα (zúgaina, hammer-headed shark).

Noun[edit]

զիգն (zign

  1. hammerhead shark

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • զիգն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 275
  • զիգն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University