թառ

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian تار (târ).

Noun[edit]

թառ (tʿaṙ)

  1. (music) tar (Persian musical instrument)
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • թառ in Stepʿan Malxaseancʿ (1944–45), Hayerēn bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Armenian Explanatory Dictionary], in 4 vols, Yerevan: State Publishing House of the Armenian SSR

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Armenian թառ (tʿaṙ).

Noun[edit]

թառ (tʿaṙ)

  1. roosting perch
    թառ լինելtʿaṙ linel ― to perch; (of humans) to sit at some high place
    թառ տալtʿaṙ tal ― to hang from a high place
  2. (dialectal, New Julfa) shelf on a wall
Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • թառ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Middle Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tr̥s-, zero-grade of *ters- (to dry). Among the cognates compare especially Ancient Greek ταρσός (tarsós, cheese hurdle), ταρσιά (tarsiá, stake for drying figs), Old High German darra (stake for drying fruits) (German Darre).

Noun[edit]

թառ (tʿaṙ), nominative plural թառեր (tʿaṙer)

  1. roosting perch
  2. a bar from which fruits (e.g. grapes) are hanged to dry

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: թառ (tʿaṙ)
  • Georgian: თარო (t’aro)
  • Udi: [script needed] (tʿär, roosting perch for chicken)

References[edit]

  • թառ in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 236a
  • թառ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • թառ 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
  • թառ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Robert Godel (1975), An introduction to the study of classical Armenian, Wiesbaden: Dr Ludwig Reichert Verlag, page 76
  • թառ in Geworg J̌ahukyan (ed. by Vahan Sargsyan) (2010), Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary], Yerevan: Asoghik, ISBN 978-9939-50-121-5, page 258b