նարտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian նարտ ‎(nart).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

նարտ ‎(nart)

  1. (Western Armenian) backgammon
  2. (Western Armenian) backgammon board

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References[edit]

  • Ter Xačʿaturean, Artašēs (1992), “նարտ”, in Hayocʿ lezui nor baṙaran [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Beirut: G. Doniguian & Fils, page 351b
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “նարտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935

Middle Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نرد ‎(nard). See also տապեղ ‎(tapeł).

Noun[edit]

նարտ ‎(nart)

  1. backgammon
    խաղալ ի նարտ‎ ― xałal i nart ― to play at dice

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “նարտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “նարտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “նարտ”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press