խնձոր

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Armenian[edit]

խնձոր

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խնձոր(xnjor).

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Noun[edit]

խնձոր ‎(xnjor)

  1. apple

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hurrian [script needed](ḫinzuri) or its unattested Urartian cognate. Akkadian [script needed](ḫinzūru), Aramaic [script needed](ḥazzūr), [script needed](ḥazzūrā), Classical Syriac ܚܙܘܪܐ(ḥazzūrā) are borrowed from the same source.

Noun[edit]

խնձոր ‎(xnjor)

  1. apple (fruit)
    խնձոր վայրի‎ ― xnjor vayri ― azarola or Neapolitan-medlar
    գետնի խնձոր‎ ― getni xnjor ― camomile
    խնձորք, այտից խնձորք‎ ― xnjorkʿ, ayticʿ xnjorkʿ ― (figuratively) rosy cheeks
  2. apple-tree
  3. the round part of the dome under the cross

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “խնձոր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “խնձոր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “խնձոր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Diakonoff, Igor M. (1985), “Hurro-Urartian Borrowings in Old Armenian”, in Journal of the American Oriental Society[1], volume 105, issue 4, pages 597–603