նոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian նոր (nor); see below.

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Adjective[edit]

նոր (nor)

  1. new; fresh
    նոր գիրքnor girkʿ — new book
    նոր մեքենաnor mekʿena — new car

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Adverb[edit]

նոր (nor)

  1. just, just now; not long ago, recently
    ես իրեն նոր տեսաes iren nor tesa — I just saw him
    նրանք նոր գնացինnrankʿ nor gnacʿin — they just left

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *nowros, from *newros, from *néwos. Closest cognates are Ancient Greek νεαρός (nearós, young) and Latin noverca (stepmother, new mother).

Adjective[edit]

նոր (nor

  1. new, fresh, young
    նոր ոմն Ղեւոնդիոսnor omn Łewondios — like a second Leontius
    ամիս նորոցamis norocʿ — the month of first fruits
  2. novel, recent, modern
    ի նորումն/նորումսi norumn/norums — at present; under the new dispensation, according to the Christian law; now, in the present age
  3. strange, extraordinary, curious
    նոր ինչnor inčʿ — curiosity
  4. inexperienced, unpracticed, new, raw

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Adverb[edit]

նոր (nor)

  1. newly, lately, freshly, recently
    նոր նորոգող բնութեան մերոյnor norogoł bnutʿean meroy — the Renewer of our nature

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References[edit]

  • նոր in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • նոր in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • նոր in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University