խումար

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian խումար(xumar), from Arabic خُمَار(ḵumār). The hypercorrect form խումհար(xumhar) arose recently to explain the word as a formation of խում(xum, drinking) and -հար(-har, struck).

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Adjective[edit]

խումար ‎(xumar) ‎(superlative ամենախումար)

  1. hungover

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Noun[edit]

խումար ‎(xumar)

  1. hangover

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “խումար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 419ab