նախարար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian նախարար (naxarar); see below.

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նախարար (naxarar)

  1. (historical) nakharar
  2. (politics) minister
    էկոնոմիկայի նախարարēkonomikayi naxarar ― minister of economy

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Parthian [script?] (naxvadār, senior representative of the local nobility, literally holder of the primacy). The attempt to explain the word as նախ (nax, first) + արարեալ (arareal, created, born) is a folk etymology,

Noun[edit]

նախարար (naxarar

  1. nakharar
    նախարարքnaxararkʿ ― magnates, grandees, noblemen

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