գոհար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գոհար ‎(gohar).

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Noun[edit]

գոհար ‎(gohar)

  1. precious stone, gem, jewel
  2. diamond
  3. (figuratively) gem, jewel, treasure (anything considered precious or valuable)
  4. (figuratively) shine, glow, sparkle

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Adjective[edit]

գոհար ‎(gohar) ‎(superlative ամենագոհար)

  1. (figuratively) sparkling

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian gwhl ‎(gōhar).

Noun[edit]

գոհար ‎(gohar)

  1. precious stone, gem
    սուտ գոհար‎ ― sut gohar ― false stone, paste
    անկիւն գոհարաց‎ ― ankiwn goharacʿ ― facet

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Adjective[edit]

գոհար ‎(gohar)

  1. (figuratively) precious, rare, excellent

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References[edit]

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