դրամ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian դրամ (dram).

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դրամ (dram)

  1. money
  2. dram (the currency unit of Armenia)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭦𐭥𐭦𐭭 (drahm), from Ancient Greek δραχμή (drakhmḗ).

Noun[edit]

դրամ (dram)

  1. drachm (a unit of weight equal to 1/8 ounce or 3.411 gram)
  2. a coin of various weights; money
    դրամովք վճարելdramovkʿ včarelto pay ready cash
    դրամ հատանել, հարկանել, կոփել, գրելdram hatanel, harkanel, kopʿel, grelto coin, to make money

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “դրամ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “դրամ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “դրամ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S. (2000), “դրամ”, in Tʿosunean G. B., editor, Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: University Press