արգել

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian արգել (argel); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

արգել (argel)

  1. Alternative form of արգելք (argelkʿ)

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂rk-, from *h₂erk-. The -ել (-el) may be a suffix, found also in այցելեմ (aycʿelem) and վայել (vayel).

Noun[edit]

արգել (argelindeclinable

  1. hinderance, obstacle, opposition, impediment, embarrassment, difficulty, delay, obstruction; encumbrance
    արգել առնել, արկանել, լինել‎ ― argel aṙnel, arkanel, linelto arrest, to hinder, to contradict, to oppose, to embarrass
  2. prohibition, forbiddance, inhibition, interdiction
    արգել եկեղեցական‎ ― argel ekełecʿakaninterdict
  3. arrest; detention, prison
    յարգել արկանել, լինել‎ ― yargel arkanel, linelto arrest, to imprison, to immure, to encloister

Adjective[edit]

արգել (argelindeclinable

  1. contrary, opposing

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “արգել”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “արգել”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “արգել”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian[1] (pdf), Zagreb, page 11
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “argel”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 133