-եղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian -եղ (-eł).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-եղ (-eł)

  1. Forms various adjectives.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from the root of հեղում (hełum), with the loss of h-. Compare -ատ (-at) and -ոտ (-ot).

Suffix[edit]

-եղ (-eł)

  1. Forming adjectives.
    ոյժoyž ― strength
    ուժեղužeł ― strong
    ահah ― terror
    ահեղaheł ― terrible

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References[edit]

  • -եղ” in Geworg J̌ahukyan (1998), Hin hayereni verǰacancʿneri cagumə [The Origin of Old Armenian Suffixes]. In Hayocʿ lezvi hamematakan kʿerakanutʿyan harcʿer [Questions of Comparative Grammar of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: Anania Shirakatsi