ոզնի

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ոզնի (ozni); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ոզնի (ozni)

  1. hedgehog

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰis (hedgehog). Cognate with Proto-Slavic *ežь (Russian ёж (jóž)), Lithuanian ežys, Ancient Greek ἐχῖνος (ekhînos), Old High German igil (German Igel), Ossetian уызын (wyzyn).

Noun[edit]

ոզնի (ozni

  1. hedgehog
    ոզնի մեծozni mec ― porcupine
    ոզնի ծովուozni covu ― echinus marinus, sea-urchin, sea-egg
    ձագ ոզնւոյjag oznwoy ― hedge-pig

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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