թագ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian թագ (tʿag).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

թագ (tʿag)

  1. crown
    արքայի թագarkʿayi tʿagcrown of a king
  2. a crown placed on the heads of the bride and the groom during the wedding
  3. (figuratively) summit of a mountain

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *tāg, possibly via Aramaic תגא (tāgā), to account for թ (tʿ) instead of expected տ (t). Compare Persian تاج (tâj), Parthian -tʾg (tāg, crown) in xʾrtʾg (xārtāg, crown of thorns).

Noun[edit]

թագ (tʿag)

  1. crown, diadem, royal crown; (figuratively) the Crown or regal authority, kingdom
    թագ պապականtʿag papakantiara, the pope's crown
    թագ եպիսկոպոսականtʿag episkoposakanmitre
    թագ ազնուականացtʿag aznuakanacʿcoronet
    թագ ոսկիtʿag oskicrown of gold
    թագ առնուլtʿag aṙnulto become king, to reign
    թագ դնել, կապել (անձին)tʿag dnel, kapel (anjin)to crown one's self, to put on the crown, to bind on the diadem
    թագ դնել (այլում)tʿag dnel (aylum)to crown, to place a crown on the head of, to cause to rule
    եդաւ զթագ զասիացւոցedaw ztʿag zasiacʿwocʿhe crowned himself with the crown of Asia
    թագաւ/թագիւ պսակիլtʿagaw/tʿagiw psakilto be crowned
    առնուլ զթագ ուրուքaṙnul ztʿag urukʿto mount another's throne
    թագ ի գլուխtʿag i gluxcrowned, wearing a crown on the head
  2. (figuratively) glory, honour
  3. queen bee
  4. crest of a cock

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References[edit]

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