ծայրաքաղաք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ծայրաքաղաք(cayrakʿałakʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ծայրաքաղաք ‎(cayrakʿałakʿ)

  1. (archaic) acropolis, citadel

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (1973), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ծայր(cayr, end, top, summit) +‎ -ա-(-a-) +‎ քաղաք(kʿałakʿ, city)

Noun[edit]

ծայրաքաղաք ‎(cayrakʿałakʿ)

  1. acropolis, citadel

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awgerean, Mkrtičʿ (1865), “ծայրաքաղաք”, in Aṙjeṙn baṙaran haykaznean lezui [Pocket Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), corrected and expanded by Čēlalean, Grigor, 2nd edition, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 403a