նունուֆար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian նունուֆար (nunufar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

նունուֆար (nunufar)

  1. spatterdock, yellow pond-lily, Nuphar advena
  2. nenuphar, European white water lily, Nymphaea alba
  3. morning glory, Ipomoea

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References[edit]

  • Łazaryan, Ṙuben S. (1981), “նունուֆար”, in Busanunneri hayeren-latineren-ṙuseren-angleren-franseren-germaneren baṙaran [Armenian–Latin–Russian–English–French–German Dictionary of Plant Names], Yerevan: University Press, page 72b

Middle Armenian[edit]

Nymphaea alba in Duisburg.jpg

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نِينُوفَر (nīnūfar), Persian نیلوفر (nilufar) and their numerous by-forms.

Noun[edit]

նունուֆար (nunufar) (genitive singular նունուֆարի)

  1. nenuphar, European white water lily (Nymphaea alba)

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References[edit]

  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “նունուֆար”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 578b
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1977), “նունուֆար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume III, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 472