ամլիկ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Formed in Armenian as ամ ‎(am) +‎ -լիկ ‎(-lik), or derived through syncope from Old Armenian *ամալիկ ‎(*amalik), from Proto-Indo-European *sm̥H-l- (see ամ ‎(am)), -իկ ‎(-ik). A parallel is found in Old Norse simull ‎(one-year-old ox), Norwegian simla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ամլիկ ‎(amlik)

  1. a lamb or child of/under one year age

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References[edit]

  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “amlik”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 48