խանդ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խանդ (xand); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խանդ (xand)

  1. jealousy
  2. enthusiasm; eagerness; fervency

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *kʰV́nd- and cognate with Ancient Greek κάνδαρος (kándaros, charcoal), Sanskrit चन्द्र (candrá, shining), Latin candeo. Related to խանձեմ (xanjem). See also շանթ (šantʿ).

Noun[edit]

խանդ (xand)

  1. strong emotion (with love, mercy, envy or other passions)
    խանդ առնելxand aṙnelto despise, to reproach, to contemn

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “խանդ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “խանդ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “խանդ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 326