Անահիտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Անահիտ ‎(Anahit).

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Proper noun[edit]

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Անահիտ ‎(Anahit)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Anahit
  2. A female given name.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *Anāhīt. Compare Old Persian 𐎠𐎴𐏃𐎡𐎫 ‎(Anahita).

Proper noun[edit]

Անահիտ ‎(Anahit)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Anahit
  2. (Greek mythology) Aphrodite or Artemis
  3. (Roman mythology) Diana or Venus

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1942), “Անահիտ”, in Hayocʿ anjnanunneri baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Personal Names] (Erewani petakan hamalsaran. Gitakan ašxatutʿyunner; 21) (in Armenian), volume I, Yerevan: University Press, pages 145f
  • J̌axǰaxean, Manuēl (1837), “Անահիտ”, in Baṙgirkʿ i barbaṙ hay ew italakan. Anuankʿ anjancʿ [Armenian–Italian Dictionary. Appendix of Personal Names], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 1499b
  • Sebastacʿi, Mxitʿar (1769), “Անահիտ”, in Baṙgirkʿ Haykazean lezui. Baṙaran yatuk anuancʿ [Dictionary of the Armenian Language. Dictionary of Proper Names] (in Old Armenian), volume II, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “Անահիտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy