որի

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

որի (ori)

  1. genitive singular of որ (or)

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

որի (ori)

  1. carrion crow, Corvus corone
  2. raven, Corvus corax

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The above two identifications of this bird of the corvine family are made by Łazarean. According to Bedrossian, though, ori is the “rook”.

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “որի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “որի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “որի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S. (2000), “որի”, in Tʿosunean G. B., editor, Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: University Press