որմ

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • վորմ (vorm) (reformed orthography spelling in 1922–1940)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian որմ (orm).

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Noun[edit]

որմ (orm)

  1. (dated) wall

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *sor-mo-, from *ser-. The closest cognate is Ancient Greek ὅρμος (hórmos).

Noun[edit]

որմ (orm

  1. wall, fence
    քանդել զորմkʿandel zorm — to unwall, to dismantle

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References[edit]

  • որմ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • որմ 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
  • որմ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 493