պղինձ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պղինձ (płinj).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

պղինձ (płinj)

  1. copper
  2. (colloquial) copper kettle
  3. (rare) copper coin

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Adjective[edit]

պղինձ (płinj)

  1. coppern, made of copper

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing, probably Median. Compare Persian برنج (birinj, brass), پرنگ (piring, copper).

Noun[edit]

պղինձ (płinj)

  1. copper
    պղինձ ծխեալpłinj cxealyellow copper, brass, bronze, tombac
    պղինձ հրաքարայինpłinj hrakʿarayincopper pyrites, yellow copper-ore
    պղինձ երփներանգpłinj erpʿnerangvariegated copper-ore, phillipsite
  2. copper coin
  3. copper kettle

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պղինձ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պղինձ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պղինձ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “պղինձ”, in Sargsyan, Vahan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik