նրան

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

նրան (nran)

  1. him
  2. her (objective form)
  3. it (objective form)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian նրան (nran); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

նրան (nran)

  1. dagger
  2. dirk
Declension[edit]

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Parthian *niδān, from Proto-Iranian *ni-dāna-, from the prefix *ni- (down) + *dā- (to cut). See դանակ (danak) for more.

Noun[edit]

նրան (nran

  1. a kind of a dagger or a short sword

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References[edit]

  • նրան in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • նրան 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
  • նրան in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Anait Perixanjan (1993), Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskogo jazyka [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 67