նամ

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian *նամ ‎(*nam) (attested in նամիմ ‎(namim, to get damp)), from Middle Persian nm ‎(moisture), whence Persian نم ‎(nam, moisture).

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նամ ‎(nam) ‎(superlative ամենանամ)

  1. (dialectal) damp, humid; moist

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References[edit]

  • նամ 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], volume III, page 425