հարիսա

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic هَرِيسَة (harīsa, a kind of thick pottage). Folk etymology explains the word as հարի՛ սա (harí sa, churn this!).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

հարիսա (harisa) (traditional orthography spelling հարիսայ)

  1. harissa

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • հերիսայ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University