-ան-

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian -ան- ‎(-an-); see below.

Suffix[edit]

-ան- ‎(-an-)

  1. forming inchoative verbs
    մեծանալ‎ ― mecanal ― to become big
    խելոքանալ‎ ― xelokʿanal ― to become wise

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Old Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ան- ‎(-an-)

  1. present stem extension found in certain verbs
  2. forming inchoative verbs
    չորանամ‎ ― čʿoranam ― to grow dry

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