նոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian նոր ‎(nor).

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Adjective[edit]

նոր ‎(nor)

  1. new; fresh
    նոր գիրք‎ ― nor girkʿ ― new book
    նոր մեքենա‎ ― nor mekʿena ― new car

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Adverb[edit]

նոր ‎(nor)

  1. just, just now; not long ago, recently
    ես իրեն նոր տեսա‎ ― es iren nor tesa ― I just saw him
    նրանք նոր գնացին‎ ― nrankʿ 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 Ղեւոնդիոս‎ ― nor omn Łewondios ― like a second Leontius
    ամիս նորոց‎ ― amis norocʿ ― the month of first fruits
  2. novel, recent, modern
    ի նորումն/նորումս‎ ― i norumn/norums ― at present; under the new dispensation, according to the Christian law; now, in the present age
  3. strange, extraordinary, curious
    նոր ինչ‎ ― nor inčʿ ― curiosity
  4. inexperienced, unpracticed, new, raw

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նոր ‎(nor)

  1. newly, lately, freshly, recently
    նոր նորոգող բնութեան մերոյ‎ ― nor norogoł bnutʿean meroy ― the Renewer of our nature

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “նոր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “նոր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “նոր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935