դառն

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • դառ ‎(daṙ) (colloquial)
  • դառը ‎(daṙə) (before consonants)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian դառն ‎(daṙn); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

դառն ‎(daṙn) ‎(superlative ամենադառն)

  1. (of taste) bitter
  2. (figuratively) sorrowful, sad
  3. (figuratively) stinging, poignant

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

դառն ‎(daṙn)

  1. bitter
  2. (figuratively) sour, acrid, sharp, harsh, grievous, painful, disagreeable, tiresome, tedious, disgraceful, fatal, sad, tormenting, austere
  3. maddening
  4. satirical

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Noun[edit]

դառն ‎(daṙn)

  1. (botany) endive; wild lettuce

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References[edit]

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