երի

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երի (eri); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

երի (eri)

  1. the upper part of the front legs of a slaughtered animal

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *rēiti- and cognate with Lithuanian ríetas (thigh, loin), Latvian riẽta (thigh, haunch), Proto-Slavic *ritь (buttocks).

Noun[edit]

երի (eri)

  1. shoulder of animals
    առ երի, յերիaṙ eri, yerion the edge, towards, on the side of, near
    առ երի ընթանալaṙ eri əntʿanalto go, to rank, to put on the same footing with, to agree, to be of one mind

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “երի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “երի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “երի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “երի”, in Sargsyan, Vahan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 263