ասր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ասր ‎(asr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ասր ‎(asr)

  1. (archaic) cleaned white wool of a sheep, fine fleece

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The stem is ասու- ‎(asu-), from Proto-Indo-European *peḱu- ‎(livestock).

Noun[edit]

ասր ‎(asr)

  1. fleece, wool

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Usage notes[edit]

The word has two combining forms, the original ասու- ‎(asu-) and later ասր- ‎(asr-).

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ասր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ասր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ասր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 122