տիտան

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Armenian) IPA(key): [tiˈtɑn], (but colloquially, under the influence of Russian) IPA(key): [tsiˈtɑn], [tʲiˈtɑn]
  • Hyphenation: տի‧տան

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian տիտան (titan); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

տիտան (titan)

  1. (Greek mythology) Titan
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek Τιτάν (Titán).

Noun[edit]

տիտան (titan)

  1. titanium
Declension[edit]

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

տիտան (titan

  1. nurse
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek Τιτάν (Titán).

Noun[edit]

տիտան (titan

  1. (Greek mythology) Titan
  2. (figuratively) giant
  3. (post-classical, modern, chemical element) titanium
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References[edit]

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