պայծառ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պայծառ(paycaṙ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

պայծառ ‎(paycaṙ) ‎(superlative ամենապայծառ)

  1. bright, radiant, lustrous
  2. clear, limpid, lucid
  3. (figuratively) clean, pure, honest (of the mind)
  4. happy, joyful, gleeful
  5. glowing, fiery

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Adverb[edit]

պայծառ ‎(paycaṙ)

  1. brightly, radiantly; happily, joyfully

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

պայծառ ‎(paycaṙ)

  1. clear, limpid, pure; clear, serene, clean
  2. gay
  3. splendid, sparkling, brilliant, luminous, shining; bright, polished, clean
    ի հանդերձս պայծառս‎ ― i handerjs paycaṙs ― arrayed in gorgeous apparel
  4. distinct, evident, plain
  5. (figuratively) illustrious, glorious, farfamed, renowned, celebrated

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պայծառ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պայծառ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պայծառ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935