սաղաւարտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *sārawart(i), from Old Iranian *sāravarti- ‎(headcover), from Proto-Iranian *sār- ‎(head) (whence Persian سر ‎(sar)) and *var- ‎(to cover) (whence վարտիք ‎(vartikʿ)).

Noun[edit]

սաղաւարտ ‎(saławart

  1. (military) helmet, casque, helm, headpiece, morion
  2. cap, diadem, tiara of a royal official
  3. (Christianity) crown of a clergyman, especially of a bishop

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References[edit]

  • սաղաւարտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • սաղաւարտ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]