երկրպագու

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երկրպագու ‎(erkrpagu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

երկրպագու ‎(erkrpagu)

  1. adorer, worshipper
  2. admirer, wooer
  3. (sports) fan, supporter

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

For the sense of “fan” in colloquial speech Russian болельщик ‎(bolelʹščik) is used instead.


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From երկրպագեմ ‎(erkrpagem) +‎ -ու ‎(-u).

Noun[edit]

երկրպագու ‎(erkrpagu)

  1. worshipper

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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