շաչիւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From շաչեմ (šačʿem) +‎ -իւն (-iwn).

Noun[edit]

շաչիւն (šačʿiwnindeclinable

  1. noise, burst, crackling, crash
  2. rustling, rumbling
  3. report, clap, explosion
  4. resounding
  5. gurgling, murmur

Usage notes[edit]

This noun is indeclinable. If it has to be declined, it is replaced by the synonym շաչումն (šačʿumn) or by the infinitive participle of the corresponding verb, շաչել (šačʿel), and then declined.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “շաչիւն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “շաչիւն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Abrahamyan, Ašot (1976) Grabari jeṙnark [A Handbook of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), 4th edition, Yerevan: Luys