վրան

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian վրան (vran).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

վրան (vran)

  1. tent, tabernacle

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Parthian wdʾn (wiδān, tent), Middle Persian wyʾn (wiyān, tent), Persian گیان (goyân, tent).

Noun[edit]

վրան (vran)

  1. tent, pavilion
    վրան ժամուvran žamuTabernacle
    վրան հարկանել, կանգնելvran harkanel, kangnelto pitch a tent, to dress a pavilion
    ի վրանս բնակելi vrans bnakelto dwell in tents
    բառնալ զվրաննbaṙnal zvrannto strike a tent

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References[edit]

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