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 համարակար‎ ― Vaspurakan hamarakarVaspurakan hamarakar

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References[edit]

  • Sebastacʿi, Mxitʿar (1749), “համարակար”, in Baṙgirkʿ Haykazean lezui [Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume I, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 501a
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “համարակար”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1837), “համարակար”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume II, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 22c
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1977), “համարակար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume III, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 23a
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1987) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 530