տղա

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տղայ (tłay); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

տղա (tła)

  1. boy
    ես արդեն մեծ տղա եմes arden mec tła em ― I am a big boy now
  2. son
    նա ունի մեկ տղա եւ երկու աղջիկna uni mek tła ew erku ałǰik ― he has a boy and two girls
  3. (Western Armenian) child, baby (male or female)
  4. lad, youngster, young man
  5. apprentice

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Usage notes[edit]

In Old Armenian, Middle Armenian and Western Armenian the word can mean both male and female child. In Eastern Armenian only male.

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