թի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian թի(tʿi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

թի ‎(tʿi)

  1. wooden shovel
  2. oar

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ptio-, surviving also in Ancient Greek πτύον(ptúon, winnowing-shovel, fan).

Noun[edit]

թի ‎(tʿi)

  1. shovel
    թի պարտիզի‎ ― tʿi partizi ― spade, shovel
    թի փռան‎ ― tʿi pʿṙan ― a baker's shovel
    թիակ կրակարանի‎ ― tʿiak krakarani ― fire-shovel
    թի փայտեայ‎ ― tʿi pʿayteay ― wooden shovel
  2. blade of an oar; oar
    թի վարել‎ ― tʿi varel ― to row
    թի վարել ուժգին‎ ― tʿi varel užgin ― to row vigorously

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Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: թի(tʿi)

References[edit]

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