սաղաւարտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian *sārawart(i), from Old Persian *sāravarti- (headcover), from Proto-Iranian *sār (head) (whence Persian سر (sar)) and *var- (to cover) (whence Armenian borrowing վարտիք (vartikʿ)).

Noun[edit]

սաղաւարտ (saławart

  1. (military) helmet, casque, helm, headpiece, morion
  2. cap, diadem, tiara of a royal official
  3. (Christianity) crown of a clergyman, especially of a bishop

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References[edit]

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