ողբ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ողբ (ołb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ողբ (ołb)

  1. lamentation, wail, bewailing

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References[edit]

  • Jasmine Dum-Tragut (2009), Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian, Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 24, ISBN 9789027238146
  • ողբ” in Hovhannes Barsełyan (1973), Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary], Yerevan: Luys, page 740a

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *olbʰ-, grown from the onomatopoeic root *ol-. Cognate with Lithuanian ulbauti (to warble) and Ancient Greek ὀλοφύρομαι (olophúromai, to lament).

Noun[edit]

ողբ (ołb

  1. lamentation, complaint, groaning, wailing, moans, tears
    ողբքołbkʿ ― elegy
    ողբս առնուլ, յօրինել, զողբս հարկանելołbs aṙnul, yōrinel, zołbs harkanel ― to lament

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References[edit]

  • ողբ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ողբ 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
  • ողբ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “⁴el-, ol-” in Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, volume I, page 306