վրէժ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

վրէժ (vrēž

  1. revenge, vengeance
    ի վրէժi vrēž ― in return, in requital
    առնուլ, խնդրել, հանել զվրէժն, վրէժս պահանջել, հանել զքէն վրիժունaṙnul, xndrel, hanel zvrēžn, vrēžs pahanǰel, hanel zkʿēn vrižun ― to avenge, to revenge, to avenge oneself, to take vengeance, to be revenged, to have revenge
    վրէժս լուծանիլ, պահանջիլ, տալvrēžs lucanil, pahanǰil, tal ― to suffer vengeance, to bear punishment, to pay dear for, to smart for
    ի վրէժ նախատանաց դստեր իւրոյi vrēž naxatanacʿ dster iwroy ― to avenge his daughter
    առից ի նմանէ զվրէժ իմaṙicʿ i nmanē zvrēž im ― I will revenge myself or him, he shall pay me dearly
    խնդրեաց զվրէժ զրկելոյնxndreacʿ zvrēž zrkeloyn ― he avenged the wrongs of him who suffered
    հատուցից վրէժս թշնամեաց իմոց եւ ատելեաց իմոց հատուցիցhatucʿicʿ vrēžs tʿšnameacʿ imocʿ ew ateleacʿ imocʿ hatucʿicʿ ― I will be avenged of my enemies and I will requite them who hate me
    եօթն վրէժս լուծցէeōtʿn vrēžs luccʿē ― he shall be avenged seven-fold
  2. crime, offence

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References[edit]

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