Հայկ

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Հայկ(Hayk).

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Proper noun[edit]

Հայկ ‎(Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. A male given name.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The connection with հայ(hay, Armenian) is obvious, although there is no consensus on the nature of this relationship. Perhaps derived from հայ(hay) with the diminutive suffix -իկ(-ik).

Proper noun[edit]

Հայկ ‎(Hayk)

  1. (Armenian mythology) Hayk
  2. (astronomy) Orion

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References[edit]

  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 383