-յա

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian -եայ (-eay).

Suffix[edit]

-յա (-ya)

  1. forms adjectives with the meaning of “made or consisting of”; -en
    ոսկի (oski) (oski) — gold
    ոսկյա (oskya) (oskya) — golden
    երկաթ (erkatʿ) (erkat’) — iron
    երկաթյա (erkatʿya) (erkat’ya) — made of iron
    հինգ ամ (hing am) — five years
    հնգամյա (hngamya) (hngamya) — five-year, containing five years

Synonyms[edit]

  • (-e) (-e)