ճառ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ճառ (čaṙ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ճառ (čaṙ)

  1. speech, oration; harangue
    ճառ ասելto make a speech
  2. tirade

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

ճառ (čaṙ

  1. discourse, harangue, oration, sermon, allocution
    ճառ բարոյականčaṙ baroyakan ― homily
    ճառ խրատականčaṙ xratakan ― parenesis
    ճառ արկանելčaṙ arkanel ― to deliver an oration or harabgue, to make a speech, to preach a sermon
    ի ճառ առնուլi čaṙ aṙnul ― to discourse, to speak, to talk; to write
    առ ճառն, ըստ ճառինaṙ čaṙn, əst čaṙin ― literally, to the letter
    ճառ արկեալ խօսելčaṙ arkeal xōsel ― to descant, to hold forth, to converse, to talk, to discourse, to spout, to speechify
  2. dissertation; history; treatise; narration, recital
    գրել զճառս պատմութեանց ուրուքgrel zčaṙs patmutʿeancʿ urukʿ ― to write a biography

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References[edit]

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