դալար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian դալար ‎(dalar); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

դալար ‎(dalar) ‎(superlative ամենադալար)

  1. verdant, green (of vegetation)
  2. covered in verdure
  3. (figuratively) young, fresh; cheerful
  4. (figuratively) delicate, gentle

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Noun[edit]

դալար ‎(dalar)

  1. verdure, vegetation

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰlh₁ro-. Cognate with Ancient Greek θαλερός ‎(thalerós, blooming), θάλλω ‎(thállō), θαλλός ‎(thallós, green twig), Albanian dal ‎(to sprout), Welsh dalen ‎(leaf). Probably related to դալուկն ‎(dalukn), դեղ ‎(deł)․

Adjective[edit]

դալար ‎(dalar

  1. green, not dry (of vegetation)
  2. fresh (of meat, fish, bread, fruits, etc.)

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Noun[edit]

դալար ‎(dalar

  1. verdure, herb, grass, greens

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References[edit]

  • դալար in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • դալար in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • դալար in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 11
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 231