համարակար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian համարակար (hamarakar).

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Noun[edit]

համարակար (hamarakar)

  1. (historical) hamarakar (the fiscal officer of Persian Armenia)

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Iranian hamār(a)kar(a)-. Compare Old Persian *𐏃𐎶𐎠𐎼𐎣𐎼 (*hammārakara-), Parthian 𐭀𐭇𐭌𐭓𐭊𐭓 (ʾḥmrkr).

Noun[edit]

համարակար (hamarakar

  1. reckoner, calculator, book-keeper, accountant, auditor of accounts
  2. (historical) hamarakar (the fiscal officer of Persian Armenia)
    Վասպուրական համարակարVaspurakan hamarakar ― Vaspurakan hamarakar

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References[edit]

  • համարակար” in Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1749–1769), Baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, volume I, page 501a
  • համարակար in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • համարակար 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, volume II, page 22c
  • համարակար in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, volume III, page 23a
  • Geworg J̌ahukyan (1987), Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 530