պանիր

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Armenian[edit]

պանիր

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պանիր (panir); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

պանիր (panir)

  1. cheese

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian pnyl (panīr, cheese), Persian پنیر (panīr, cheese).

Noun[edit]

պանիր (panir

  1. cheese
    պանիր Հոլանտիոյpanir Holantioy ― Dutch cheese
    գործել, մածուցանել պանիրgorcel, macucʿanel panir ― to make cheese; to curdle milk

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In some compounds there appears a parasitic -դ- (-d-), e.g. պանդրեմ (pandrem); for this compare dialectal մանդր (mandr), ծանդր (candr), ծունդր (cundr).

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References[edit]

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