ամբողջ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ամբողջ (ambołǰ).

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Adjective[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ)

  1. entire, whole, all
    ամբողջ օրըambołǰ ōrəwhole day
    ամբողջ քաղաքը գիտերambołǰ kʿałakʿə giterthe whole city knew
    ամբողջ ուժովambołǰ užovwith all might
  2. whole, complete, without deficit
    ամբողջ թիվambołǰ tʿivwhole number
  3. whole, without interruptions

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Noun[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ)

  1. entirety, wholeness, totality, completeness
    ամբողջըambołǰəeverything

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Composed of ողջ (ołǰ) and the obsolete prefix *ամբ- (*amb-) from Proto-Indo-European *h₂m̥bʰi (around).[1][2][3]

Adjective[edit]

ամբողջ (ambołǰ)

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

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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), “ամբողջ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  3. ^ Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “amboɫǰ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 47

Further reading[edit]

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