յիսուն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Old Armenian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : յիսուն ‎(yisun)
    Ordinal : յիսներորդ ‎(yisnerord)

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Etymology[edit]

From *յինսուն ‎(*yinsun), from *յինգիսուն ‎(*yingisun), *հինգիսուն ‎(*hingisun), from Proto-Indo-European *penkʷēḱomth₂. Cognates include Ancient Greek πεντήκοντα ‎(pentḗkonta), Latin quīnquāgintā and Sanskrit पञ्चाशत् ‎(pañcāśát).

Numeral[edit]

յիսուն ‎(yisun)

  1. (cardinal) fifty

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References[edit]

  • յիսուն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • յիսուն 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
  • յիսուն 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 493