լորամարգ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian լորամարգ (loramarg); see it for more.

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լորամարգ (loramarg)

  1. Synonym of լոր (lor).

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From լոր (lor) +‎ -ա- (-a-) + *մարգ (*marg, bird). The second part is an Iranian borrowing: see Persian مرغ (morğ) for more.

Noun[edit]

լորամարգ (loramarg

  1. a quail-like bird

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References[edit]

  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 312
  • լորամարգ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • լոր and մարգ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University