մարի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian մարի(mari).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

մարի (mari)

  1. hen, female chicken
  2. the female of any bird

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (female chicken): հավ(hav)

Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian մարի(mari).

Noun[edit]

մարի (mari)

  1. female bee

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “մարի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “մարի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 453

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mₔrih₂-teh₂- or *mₔrieh₂- or *morieh₂- or *mori(h₂)-teh₂-. Cognates include Sanskrit मर्य(márya, young man), Ancient Greek μεῖραξ(meîraks, young girl), Latin maritus, Lithuanian marti(daughter-in-law), Welsh merch(daughter).

Noun[edit]

մարի (mari)

  1. female bird, hen

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: մարի(mari)
    • Northern Kurdish: marî(female partridge)
    • Zazaki: marî(female partridge)
  • Middle Armenian: մարի(mari)

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “մարի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “մարի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “մարի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 453