քենի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քենի (kʿeni).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

քենի (kʿeni)

  1. sister-in-law (wife's sister)

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *swenyo-. Cognates include Lithuanian svainė, Latvian svaine, Russian своя́к (svoják).

Noun[edit]

քենի (kʿeni)

  1. sister-in-law (wife's sister)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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