յոբելեան

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰώβηλος (iṓbēlos) +‎ -եան (-ean).

Noun[edit]

յոբելեան (yobelean)

  1. (Judaism) Jubilee (a year of rest, observed by the Israelites every 50 years)
    յոբելեան ամyobelean amyear of Jubilee
    յոբելեան փողyobelean pʿołhorn announcing the Jubilee
  2. a period of fifty years
  3. (Christianity) fifty days of Eastertide from Easter Sunday till Pentecost

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “յոբելեան”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “յոբելեան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935