տիեզերք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տիեզերք ‎(tiezerkʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Armenian) IPA(key): [ti(j)ɛˈzɛɾkʰ], (colloquial, under Russian influence) IPA(key): [tʲɛˈzɛɾkʰ]
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  • Hyphenation: տի‧ե‧զերք

Noun[edit]

տիեզերք ‎(tiezerkʿ)

  1. cosmos, universe, world
  2. space

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *տի ‎(*ti, great) +‎ եզերք ‎(ezerkʿ). See տէր ‎(tēr) for the first part.

Noun[edit]

տիեզերք ‎(tiezerkʿpl

  1. the universe, the whole world, the Earth, macrocosm
    ընդ տիեզերս, ընդ ամենայն/բնաւ տիեզերս, ընդ ոլորտս տիեզերաց‎ ― ənd tiezers, ənd amenayn/bnaw tiezers, ənd olorts tiezeracʿ ― throughout the world, every where
    առնել տիեզերս անապատ‎ ― aṙnel tiezers anapat ― to reduce the Earth to a waste

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References[edit]

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