Քանան

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian Քանան (Kʿanan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Քանան (Kʿanan)

  1. Canaan (grandson of Noah)
  2. Canaan (historic region of the Middle East)

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References[edit]

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (2006), “Ašxarhagrakan anunneri hayeren taṙadarjutʿyan masin orošum [A Decision on Armenian Transcription of Geographic Names]”, in Terminabanakan ew ułłagrakan tełekatu [Terminological and Orthographic Reference Book][1] (in Armenian), 6th edition, Yerevan: 9-rd hrashalik, ISBN 99941-56-03-9, page 55

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Χαναάν (Khanaán).

Proper noun[edit]

Քանան (Kʿanan)

  1. Canaan (grandson of Noah)
    երկիր Քանանուerkir Kʿananuthe land of Canaan
  2. Canaan (land)

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sebastacʿi, Mxitʿar (1769), “Քանան”, 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