պանիր

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Armenian[edit]

պանիր

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պանիր ‎(panir); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

պանիր ‎(panir)

  1. cheese

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian pnyl ‎(panīr, cheese), Persian پنیر ‎(panīr, cheese).

Noun[edit]

պանիր ‎(panir)

  1. cheese
    պանիր Հոլանտիոյ‎ ― panir Holantioy ― Dutch cheese
    գործել, մածուցանել պանիր‎ ― gorcel, macucʿanel panir ― to make cheese; to curdle milk

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In some compounds there appears a parasitic -դ- ‎(-d-), e.g. պանդրեմ ‎(pandrem); for this compare dialectal մանդր ‎(mandr), ծանդր ‎(candr), ծունդր ‎(cundr).

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References[edit]

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