Մխիթար

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See also: մխիթար

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Մխիթար ‎(Mxitʿar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Մխիթար ‎(Mxitʿar)

  1. A male given name, Mkhitar, Mekhitar.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From մխիթար ‎(mxitʿar, comfort, consolation, solace). According to Marr, modeled on Hebrew נַחוּם ‎(Nakhum, Nahum, literally consolation).

Proper noun[edit]

Մխիթար ‎(Mxitʿar)

  1. A male given name, Mkhitar, Mekhitar.

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1946), “Մխիթար”, in Hayocʿ anjnanunneri baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Personal Names] (Erewani petakan hamalsaran. Gitakan ašxatutʿyunner; 25) (in Armenian), volume III, Yerevan: University Press, page 366
  • Marr N. Ja. (1906), “Etimologija imeni Mxit̓ar i glagola mq̇iϑarel — utěšatʹ”, in Zapiski Vostočnovo otdelenija Imperatorskovo Russkovo arxeologičeskovo obščestva[1], volume 17, pages 30–31