տապեղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տապեղ ‎(tapeł); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

տապեղ ‎(tapeł)

  1. (rare) backgammon

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τάβλα ‎(tábla), from Latin tabula ‎(table, playing board). The correspondence of Greek β to Armenian p is irregular. See also նարտ ‎(nart).

Noun[edit]

տապեղ ‎(tapeł)

  1. backgammon board

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References[edit]

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