աճեմ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish عجم ‎(acem), from Arabic عَجَم ‎(ʿajam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աճեմ ‎(ačem) ‎(traditional orthography spelling աճէմ)

  1. (Istanbul) Persian

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1902), “աճէմ”, in Tʿurkʿerēni azdecʿutʿiwnə hayerēni vray ew tʿurkʿerēnē pʿoxaṙeal baṙerə Pōlsi hay žołovrdakan lezuin mēǰ hamematutʿeamb Vani, Łarabałi ew Nor-Naxiǰewani barbaṙnerun [The Influence of Turkish on Armenian and Words Borrowed from Turkish in the Popular Armenian Language of Constantinople in Comparison with the Dialects of Van, Karabakh and Nor Nakhichevan] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 3) (in Armenian), Moscow, Vagharshapat: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 67

Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Armenian *awčémi, from *aug-(y)e-mi, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(e)ug-(y)e-mi, from *h₂ewg-. See also աճուկ ‎(ačuk).

Verb[edit]

աճեմ ‎(ačem)

  1. to grow, to increase, to be augmented, to grow tall or stout
  2. to make progress
  3. to vegetate, to sprout, to come up
  4. to be multiplied
  5. to be heightened, to grow upon or out of
  6. to grow dear

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աճեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աճեմ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աճել”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “ačem”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 43