սիրուն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian սիրուն (sirun); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

սիրուն (sirun)

  1. pretty, beautiful, nice
    սիրուն աղջիկpretty girl
    սիրուն գլխարկnice hat

Declension[edit]

In animate sense:

In inanimate sense:

Synonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

սիրուն (sirun)

  1. beautifully
  2. nicely

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From սէր (sēr) +‎ -ուն (-un).

Adjective[edit]

սիրուն (sirun) (indeclinable

  1. amiable, dear, pretty, darling, gracious, handsome, charming
  2. loving; benevolent

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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