շիջանիմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The root is շէջ- (šēǰ-), of uncertain origin, +‎ -ան- (-an-).

Verb[edit]

շիջանիմ (šiǰanim)

  1. (intransitive) to go out, to be extinguished or quenched
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) to be dimmed, obscured
  3. (intransitive, figuratively) to pass away, to cease, to be buried in oblivion
  4. (intransitive, figuratively) to cool, to grow cool, to be quenched, to become extinct
  5. (intransitive, figuratively) to die peaceably

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References[edit]

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