ժառանգ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ժառանգ (žaṙang).

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Noun[edit]

ժառանգ (žaṙang)

  1. heir, inheritor
  2. descendant
    Synonyms: հետնորդ (hetnord), սերունդ (serund)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian origin has been proposed by Perixanjan.[1][2]

Noun[edit]

ժառանգ (žaṙang)

  1. heir
    արժանաւոր ժառանգ հայրենականացն առաքինութեանցaržanawor žaṙang hayrenakanacʿn aṙakʿinutʿeancʿworthy inheritor of his father's virtues
  2. inheritance
    Synonym: ժառանգութիւն (žaṙangutʿiwn)
  3. beneficed clergyman

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Perixanjan, A. G. (1993) Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskovo jazyka. Častʹ I [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language. Part 1] (in Russian), Yerevan: Academy Press, pages 90–99
  2. ^ J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “ժառանգ”, in Vahan Sargsyan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik, page 280b

Further reading[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “ժառանգ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 228
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836), “ժառանգ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume I, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 833bc
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ժառանգ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 237a