կորդ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կորդ (kord); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

կորդ (kord) (superlative ամենակորդ)

  1. unploughed, uncultivated (of land, ground)
  2. (dialectal) hard

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Noun[edit]

կորդ (kord)

  1. unploughed, uncultivated land

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Perhaps related to խորթ (xortʿ). Or derived from Proto-Indo-European *gʰordʰo- and cognate with Proto-Slavic *gordъ, Proto-Germanic *gardaz; the basic meaning of Armenian would then be ‘(enclosed) pasture-land, pen, etc.’

Adjective[edit]

կորդ (kord

  1. unploughed (of land, ground)

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Noun[edit]

կորդ (kord

  1. *meadow
  2. *uncultivated ground/earth

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References[edit]

  • կորդ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կորդ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կորդ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 375