հրդեհ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հրդեհ (hrdeh).

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Noun[edit]

հրդեհ (hrdeh)

  1. fire (the often accidental occurrence of fire in a certain place leading to its full or partial destruction)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From հուր (hur, fire) +‎ *դեհ (*deh, burning, combustion). The latter is of unknown origin, perhaps borrowed from some descendant of Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰ- (to burn); compare especially Sanskrit दहति (dahati).

Noun[edit]

հրդեհ (hrdeh)

  1. fire, conflagration
    հրդեհ ի ծովու, ի նաւիhrdeh i covu, i nawiship on fire out at sea; fire on board ship
    հրդեհ արկանել, հանել զհրդեհhrdeh arkanel, hanel zhrdehto fire, to set on fire, to give to the flames
    հրդեհ վառեցաւhrdeh vaṙecʿawit was burnt

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հրդեհ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հրդեհ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հրդեհ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “հրդեհ”, in Sargsyan, Vahan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik