հօրու

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Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *հաւրու (*hawru), based on հայր (hayr) analogically after մօրու (mōru).

Noun[edit]

հօրու (hōru), genitive singular հօրուի (hōrui)

  1. stepfather

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հօրու”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հօրու”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “հօրու”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (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 387