տապալել

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian տապալեմ (tapalem).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [tɑpɑˈlɛl]

Verb[edit]

տապալել (tapalel)

  1. (transitive) to throw down, to throw to the ground
  2. (transitive) to sabotage, to wreck, to subvert
  3. (transitive) to destroy, to demolish, to ruin
  4. (transitive, figuratively) to demote, to depose, to dethrone
  5. (transitive, rare) to kill

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • տապալել”, in Žamanakakicʿ hayocʿ lezvi bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Contemporary Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, 1969–1980

Old Armenian[edit]

Verb[edit]

տապալել (tapalel)

  1. infinitive of տապալեմ (tapalem)

Declension[edit]