ամբողջ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ամբողջ ‎(ambołǰ); see it for more.

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ամբողջ ‎(ambołǰ)

  1. entire, whole, all
    ամբողջ օրըwhole day
    ամբողջ քաղաքը գիտերthe whole city knew
    ամբողջ ուժովwith all might
  2. whole, complete, without deficit
    ամբողջ թիվwhole number
  3. whole, without interruptions

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Noun[edit]

ամբողջ ‎(ambołǰ)

  1. entirety, wholeness, totality, completeness
    ամբողջըeverything

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Composed of ողջ ‎(ołǰ) and the obsolete prefix ամբ- ‎(amb-), derived from Proto-Indo-European *h₂m̥bʰi ‎(around) and cognate with Ancient Greek ἀμφί ‎(amphí), Latin ambi-, Old High German umbi, Old Irish imb ‎(around).

Adjective[edit]

ամբողջ ‎(ambołǰ

  1. entire, whole, total
  2. whole, complete, perfect, exact; unscathed, intact, unhurt

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References[edit]

  • ամբողջ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ամբողջ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • ամբողջ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • “amboɫǰ” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 47