անուրջ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian անուրջ (anurǰ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

անուրջ (anurǰ)

  1. (literary) dream (imaginary events seen while sleeping)
  2. dream (hope or wish), daydream, reverie

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃nōr-yo-; cognate with Ancient Greek ὄναρ (ónar), ὄνειρος (óneiros) and Albanian ëndërr.[1][2][3][4] Perhaps related to ցնոր (cʿnor).

Noun[edit]

անուրջ (anurǰ)

  1. dream, daydream
  2. prophetic vision, vision

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Usage notes[edit]

Classically the word was used in the plural: անուրջք (anurǰkʿ)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ačaṙyan, Hračʿya (1940) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun [History of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume I, Yerevan: University Press, pages 38–39
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “անուրջ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  3. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian[1] (pdf), Zagreb, page 9
  4. ^ Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “anurǰ-k‘”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 98

Further reading[edit]

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