հիւթ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sipto-, grown from *seip-, *seib- (to pour, rain, sift). Cognate include Ancient Greek τρύγ-οιπος (trúg-oipos, strainingcloth for wine), εἴβω (eíbō, to drop), Old English sipian (English seep).

Noun[edit]

հիւթ (hiwtʿ)

  1. element, matter
  2. humour; moisture; succulence
    հիւթ պտղոցhiwtʿ ptłocʿjuice; syrup
    հիւթ բուսոցhiwtʿ busocʿsap
    հիւթ մսոյhiwtʿ msoygravy
    հիւթ փորոտեացhiwtʿ pʿoroteacʿintestinal juices
    հիւթ ստամոքայինhiwtʿ stamokʿayingastric juice
    ապակային հիւթapakayin hiwtʿvitreous humour
  3. (figuratively) essence, substance, nature
  4. (figuratively) enthusiasm, zeal

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հիւթ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հիւթ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հիւթ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 409