նույնքան

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian նոյն քան (noyn kʿan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

նույնքան (nuynkʿan)

  1. as, equally, just as
    Վահագը նույնքան խելոք է, որքան Անատոլի Վասսերմանը։
    Vahagə nuynkʿan xelokʿ ē, orkʿan Anatoli Vassermanə.
    Vahag is just as smart as Anatoly Wasserman.

Usage notes[edit]

Note the stress on the first syllable.

References[edit]

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (1973), “նույնքան”, in Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys, page 718b
  • Dum-Tragut, Jasmine (2009) Armenian: Modern Eastern Armenian (London Oriental and African Language Library; 14), Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, page 48