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

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կորդ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կորդ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կորդ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 375