վագր

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Armenian[edit]

Tiger in the water.jpg

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian վագր ‎(vagr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

վագր ‎(vagr)

  1. tiger

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *vagr. Compare Persian ببر ‎(babr), Sanskrit व्याघ्र ‎(vyāghra).

Noun[edit]

վագր ‎(vagr)

  1. tiger
    մատակ վագր‎ ― matak vagr ― tigress
    կորիւն վագեր‎ ― koriwn vager ― tiger cub

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “վագր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “վագր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy