մոմ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian մոմ (mom).

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մոմ (mom)

  1. wax
  2. candle

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *mōm. Compare Persian موم (mum).

Noun[edit]

մոմ (mom

  1. wax, beeswax
    սպեղանի ի մոմոյspełani i momoy ― cerate, medicated wax
  2. wax candle, wax light, taper
    մոմ ճարպականmom čarpakan ― stearine candle

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References[edit]

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