հերիւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *per- +‎ -իւն (-iwn). Cognate with Ancient Greek πείρω (peírō), περόνη (perónē).

Noun[edit]

հերիւն (heriwn

  1. bodkin; awl, pricker

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References[edit]

  • հերիւն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • հերիւն 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
  • հերիւն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University