վառեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from one of the descendants of Proto-Indo-European *wer- (to burn), perhaps from Hittite 𒉿𒊏 (wa-ra).

Verb[edit]

վառեմ (vaṙem)

  1. (transitive) to light up, to set fire to, to fire
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to fire, to inflame, to enliven, to inspirit, to vivify, to cheer, to raise the spirits of, to urge on, to excite, to rouse
    վառեալ բորբոքելvaṙeal borbokʿelto inflame, to heat, to electrify, to fill with enthusiasm, to enrapture, to fire
  3. (in the mediopassive, intransitive) to take fire, to be kindled, lighted, to be on fire, to burn
    վառեցաւ բորբոքեցաւvaṙecʿaw borbokʿecʿawhe was filled with indignation, disgust, anger
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References[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Verb[edit]

վառեմ (vaṙem)

  1. (transitive) to arm, to equip, to fit out
  2. (transitive) to put on, to attire, to dress, to bedeck
    վառել զդրօշսvaṙel zdrōšsto hoist the colours
  3. (in the mediopassive, intransitive) to arm oneself, to take up arms, to fly to arms; to equip oneself
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References[edit]

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