աղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian աղ ‎().

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աղ ‎()

  1. salt
  2. (figuratively) gist, essence

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *seh₂l-. See also աղտ ‎(ałt).

Noun[edit]

աղ ‎()

  1. salt
    աղ ուխտի, ուխտ աղի, աղ կնքեալ‎ ― ał uxti, uxt ałi, ał knkʿeal ― sign of true friendship
    աղ եւ հաց‎ ― ał ew hacʿ ― commensality, love
    աղ առնուլ, աղ եւ հաց ուտել‎ ― ał aṙnul, ał ew hacʿ utel ― to eat in company, to be social, to be convivial

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: աղ ‎()

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աղ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աղ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աղ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “aɫ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 24