կարաւանդք

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Iranian *karan- (side) + *banda- (a tie), from *band- (to tie), +‎ (-kʿ). Compare Avestan [script?] (karan-, side) and Persian بند (band, tie).

Noun[edit]

կարաւանդք (karawandkʿpl 

  1. a wide band covering the abdomen and the sides

References[edit]

  • կարաւանդք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կարաւանդք 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
  • կարաւանդք in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Anait Perixanjan (1993), Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskogo jazyka [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 58