աղօրի

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Etymology[edit]

The original spelling is աղաւրի (aławri), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂lh₁-tr-i(H)-eh₂-, from *h₂elh₁- (to grind), whence աղամ (ałam); cognate with Ancient Greek ἀλετρίς (aletrís).[1][2][3]

Noun[edit]

աղօրի (ałōri)

  1. mill
    աղօրի ձեռացałōri jeṙacʿhand-mill
  2. female grinder (of corn)
  3. (anatomy) molar

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1940) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun [History of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume I, Yerevan: University Press, pages 36–37
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աղալ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  3. ^ Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “aɫawri”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 31

Further reading[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աղօրի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աղօրի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy