փայլուն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian փայլուն (pʿaylun); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

փայլուն (pʿaylun)

  1. shining, bright, brilliant, radiant, sparkling
    փայլուն աչքերpʿaylun ačʿkʿer — shining eyes
  2. (figuratively) brilliant, splendid, dazzling
    փայլուն հաղթանակpʿaylun hałtʿanak — signal/brilliant/splendid/magnificent victory
  3. glossy; polished

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From փայլեմ (pʿaylem) +‎ -ուն (-un).

Adjective[edit]

փայլուն (pʿaylun) (singular genitive փայլնոյ))

  1. clear, polished, bright, shining, sheen, splendid, brilliant
    փայլուն պղինձpʿaylun płinj — brass, yellow copper

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References[edit]

  • փայլուն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • փայլուն 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