հում

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հում (hum).

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հում (hum) (superlative ամենահում)

  1. (of food) raw, uncooked
    հում միսhum mis ― raw mea
  2. (of any material) raw, unprocessed, crude
  3. unboiled (water, milk, etc.)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eh₃-mo- or *h₃eH-mo-. Cognate with Ancient Greek ὠμός (ōmós), Sanskrit आम (āmá), Persian خام (xām), Old Irish om.

Adjective[edit]

հում (hum

  1. raw, uncooked
  2. (figuratively) cruel, ruthless, inhuman

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References[edit]

  • հում in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • հում 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
  • հում in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 8
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 421