իլ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian իլ (il).

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Noun[edit]

իլ (il)

  1. spindle

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • լոյ (loy) (claimed by Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui based on marginal notes)

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *Heh₃l-, with the original meaning being “spine, spinal column”.

Noun[edit]

իլ (il)

  1. spindle
    իլ փաթութեալ, իլ մի լիil pʿatʿutʿeal, il mi lispindle-full
    իլոյ տալ զմատունսiloy tal zmatunsto twirl the spindle

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “իլ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “իլ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “իլ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 301