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]

  • մարի in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • մարի in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, 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 ‎(meîrax, 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]

  • մարի in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • մարի in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • մարի in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 453