ջերմ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ջերմ (ǰerm) and ջերմն (ǰermn); see them for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ջերմ (ǰerm)

  1. warm
  2. (figuratively) ardent, burning, fervid, fiery, passionate
  3. (figuratively) tender, affectionate

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Adverb[edit]

ջերմ (ǰerm)

  1. warmly
  2. (figuratively) ardently, passionately
  3. (figuratively) tenderly, affectionately

Noun[edit]

ջերմ (ǰerm)

  1. fever
  2. warmth

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰermo-. Cognates include Sanskrit घर्म (gharma), Persian گرم (garm), Ancient Greek θερμός (thermós ), Latin formus, and Old English wearm (English warm). Related to ջեր (ǰer).

Adjective[edit]

ջերմ (ǰerm

  1. warm
    ջերմ էǰerm ē ― it is warm
  2. (figuratively) serene, calm
  3. (figuratively) ardent, burning, fervid, fiery, passionate
  4. (figuratively) tender, affectionate
  5. (as a noun) heat, warmth; hot viands

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References[edit]

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