տանուտէր

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *domu- (house) + տէր (tēr, lord). See տուն (tun) for more.

Noun[edit]

տանուտէր (tanutēr

  1. master of a house, head of a family
  2. landlord, householder
  3. patriarch, chief of a tribe or race
  4. (astrology) the sign of the zodiac which houses the Sun in the current month
    տանուտէր տարւոյtanutēr tarwoy ― the Sun's house

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References[edit]

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