հազարապետ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian հազարապետ (hazarapet).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [hɑzɑɾɑˈpɛt]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

հազարապետ (hazarapet)

  1. (historical) chiliarch, hazarapet

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing: compare Parthian 𐭇‎𐭆‎𐭓𐭅𐭐𐭕(ḥ‎z‎rwpt), Middle Persian 𐭧𐭦𐭠𐭫‎𐭥𐭯𐭲(ḥzʾl‎wpt). Ultimately from Proto-Iranian *hazahrapati-. For the constituents see հազար (hazar) and պետ (pet). Also borrowed as Georgian ჰაზარაპეტი (hazaraṗeṭi), Ancient Greek ἀζαραπατεῖς (azarapateîs), ἀζαβαρίτης (azabarítēs), Classical Syriac ܗܙܪܦܬ(hzrpt /hzārpat/).

Noun[edit]

հազարապետ (hazarapet)

  1. chiliarch, hazarapet

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Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: հազարապետ (hazarapet)

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