պարսիկ

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From Old Armenian պարսիկ (parsik).

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պարսիկ (parsik)

  1. Persian
  2. (colloquial) any Iranian

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Middle Persian pʾlsyk' (pārsīg, Persian), Persian پارسی (pârsi).

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պարսիկ (parsik)

  1. Persian

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պարսիկ (parsik)

  1. Persian
    • 7th century, Sebēos, Patmutʿiwnʿ [History] Chapter 28
      Եւ էր հրամանատար զաւրուն նորա պարսիկ ոմն իշխան՝ անուն Դատոյեան, հրամանաւ արքունի։
      Ew ēr hramanatar zawrun nora parsik omn išxan, anun Datoyean, hramanaw arkʿuni.
      • 1999 translation by Robert W. Thomson
        The commander of their force was a certain Persian prince named Datoyean, [appointed] by royal command.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պարսիկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պարսիկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy