բոյր

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Iranian origin. Compare Manichaean Parthian bwy (*bōy, smell, scent; incense), Manichaean Middle Persian bwy (*bōy, smell, scent; incense), Avestan 𐬠𐬀𐬊𐬌𐬜𐬌 (baoiδi, scent), Sogdian βwδ (*βōδ, incense), Persian بو (bu, smell), Pashto بوى (buy, smell), Ossetian буд (bud, incense).

Noun[edit]

բոյր (boyr)

  1. smell, odour (good or bad)

Usage notes[edit]

Not attested in classical Old Armenian outside compounds.

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