կայսր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կայսր (kaysr).

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Noun[edit]

կայսր (kaysr)

  1. emperor

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Καῖσαρ (Kaîsar). According to Ačaṙyan, կայսր (kaysr) is an old popular borrowing, whereas the other forms are scholarly borrowings.

Noun[edit]

կայսր (kaysr)

  1. emperor, caesar
    վեհափառ կայսրնvehapʿaṙ kaysrnHis Imperial Majesty

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կայսր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կայսր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կայսր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy