ձմեթ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Armenian *jim-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰi-m-ós, the genitive of *ǵʰéyōm, whence ձիւն(jiwn). The component *-եթ(*-etʿ) is of uncertain origin.

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Noun[edit]

ձմեթ ‎(jmetʿ)

  1. (dialectal) snow blindness

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References[edit]

  • Sargsyan, Artem et al., editors (2001–2012), “ձմեթ”, in Hayocʿ lezvi barbaṙayin baṙaran [Dialectological Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Hayastan
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 436