ագարակ

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See also: Ագարակ

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian ագարակ (agarak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ագարակ (agarak)

  1. farm; farmstead
    Synonym: ֆերմա (ferma)
  2. (historical) landed estate
    Synonym: կալվածք (kalvackʿ)
  3. (historical) single-homestead settlement, khutor

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Sukʿiasyan, A. M. (2009) , “ագարակ”, in Hayocʿ lezvi homanišneri bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Armenian Synonyms] (Haykakan matenašar Galust Kiwlpēnkean himnarkutʿean) (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 5b
  • Grigoryan, H. A. (1982) , “ագարակ”, in Gełamyan G. M., editor, Patmakan terminneri dprocʿakan hamaṙot baṙaran [Concise School Dictionary of Historical Terms] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys, page 5
  • Ałayan, Ēduard (1976) , “ագարակ”, in Ardi hayereni bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Contemporary Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Hayastan
  • Malxaseancʿ, Stepʿan (1944–1945) , “ագարակ”, in Hayerēn bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Armenian Explanatory Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: State Publishing House

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from an unknown descendant of Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros. Has also been linked with Sumerian 𒀀𒃼 (A.GAR3), 𒅊 (AGAR4 /agar/, field). Yet another proposal derives the word from Hurrian 𒀀𒉿𒊑𒉿 (a-wi-ri-we /awari-/, field).

Noun[edit]

ագարակ (agarak)

  1. landed property; estate, a house with all possessions; village
    ագարակ տեղիքagarak tełikʿrural or country places

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879) , “ագարակ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837) , “ագարակ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979) , “ագարակ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) , “agarak”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 4