սնունդ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian սնունդ ‎(snund).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

սնունդ ‎(snund)

  1. food
  2. nutrition, nourishment
  3. (figuratively) education, upbringing

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From սնանիմ ‎(snanim) +‎ -ունդ ‎(-und).

Noun[edit]

սնունդ ‎(snund) (singular genitive սննդեան or սննդի, plural genitive սննդեանց or սննդոց)

  1. nutrition, nourishment, alimentation
  2. nutriment, aliment, food, maintenance, subsistence
    տեղի սննդեան որբոցtełi snndean orbocʿ ― orphan-house
  3. (figuratively) nurture, instruction, education

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References[edit]

  • սնունդ 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]
  • սնունդ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy