ձմեթ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Armenian *jim-, from Proto-Indo-European genitive *ǵʰi-m-ós. Related to ձմեռն (jmeṙn) and ձիւն (jiwn). The component *-եթ (*-etʿ) is of uncertain origin.

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Noun[edit]

ձմեթ (jmetʿ)

  1. (dialectal) snow blindness

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References[edit]

  • ձմեթ in Artem Sargsyan et al. (eds.) (2001–2012), in 7 vols, Hayocʿ lezvi barbaṙayin baṙaran [Dialectological Dictionary of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: National Academy of Sciences of Armenia
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 436