փրկեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Classical Syriac borrowing. Compare Classical Syriac ܦܪܩ (p(ə)raq, to save), ܦܪܘܩܐ (pārōqā(ʾ), savior), ܦܘܪܩܢܐ (purqānā(ʾ), salvation). The word is of native Semitic origin. Compare Hebrew פָּרַק (pāraq, to save), Arabic فَرَّقَ (farraqa, to divide).

Verb[edit]

փրկեմ (pʿrkem)  (aorist indicative փրկեցի)

  1. (transitive) to save, to deliver, to liberate, to redeem

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References[edit]

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