տանիք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տանիք(tanikʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

տանիք ‎(tanikʿ)

  1. roof
  2. (figuratively) house, roof, shelter

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Colloquially Russian крыша(kryša) is often used instead.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From տան-(tan-) +‎ -իք(-ikʿ).

Noun[edit]

տանիք ‎(tanikʿpl

  1. roof, roofing, house-top

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “տանիք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “տանիք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “տանիք”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935