խնձոր

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Armenian[edit]

խնձոր

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խնձոր (xnjor); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խնձոր (xnjor)

  1. apple

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hurrian [script needed] (ḫinzuri) or its unattested Urartian cognate. Akkadian [script needed] (ḫinzūru) and Aramaic [script needed] (ḥazzūr), [script needed] (ḥazzūrā) are from the same source.

Noun[edit]

խնձոր (xnjor

  1. apple (fruit)
    խնձոր վայրիxnjor vayri ― azarola or Neapolitan-medlar
    գետնի խնձորgetni xnjor ― camomile
    խնձորք, այտից խնձորքxnjorkʿ, ayticʿ xnjorkʿ ― (figuratively) rosy cheeks
  2. apple-tree
  3. the round part of the dome under the cross

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References[edit]

  • խնձոր in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • խնձոր 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
  • խնձոր in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Igor M. Diakonoff (1985), Hurro-Urartian Borrowings in Old Armenian. In: Journal of the American Oriental Society 105.4: 597–603