աւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly Proto-Indo-European *h₃pn-e/os-s and cognate with Sanskrit अप्नस् (apnas, possesion, property), Ancient Greek ὄμπνη (ómpnē, food, corn), Old Norse efni (material, goods), Latin opes.

Noun[edit]

աւն (awn)

  1. property

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Attested only in compounds, not independently.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աւն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աւն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աւն”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “*awn”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 155