գինձ

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գինձ (ginj).

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գինձ (ginj)

  1. coriander (the plant and the seeds)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wendʰyo-, from the root *wendʰ-, whence also գինդ (gind, round), because of the round shape of coriander seeds. For this primary sense compare Georgian ქინძისთავი (kinʒistavi, pinhead, literally coriander's head).

Noun[edit]

գինձ (ginj)

  1. coriander (the plant and the seeds)

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գինձ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գինձ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “գինձ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 559b
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1987) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 156