բադրիջան

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Some forms are from Middle Armenian պատինճան ‎(patinčan) and its by-forms, some go back to Ottoman Turkish بادلجان ‎(patlıcan) and its by-forms. All ultimately from Persian بادنجان ‎(bâdenjân) and its various descendants.

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Noun[edit]

բադրիջան ‎(badriǰan)

  1. aubergine (British); eggplant (US)

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պատինջան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935