բեռն

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See also: Բեռն

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰerno-, grown from *bʰer- ‎(to bear, carry). Cognates include Ancient Greek φερνή ‎(phernḗ, dowry), φόρτος ‎(phórtos, burden), Albanian barrë, Sanskrit भर ‎(bhára, burden), Persian بار ‎(bār, burden), German Bürde.

Noun[edit]

բեռն ‎(beṙn)

  1. burden, load, weight
  2. cargo; bale
  3. duty

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “բեռն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “բեռն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “բեռն”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935