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Classical Armenian: ɑmɛn-ɑjn

« jez (you) ɛu̯ (and) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:all
Source form:ամենայն
Phonological form:ɑmɛn-ɑjn
Gloss:Also 'each; every (thing)'
Notes:To be analyzed as ամեն- amen- 'all' (also spelled ամէն amēn in isolation) with various extensions: -այն -ayn (same as /lexeme/28630/); but also -եք-ին -ekʰ(-)in, -եք-եան -ekʰ(-)ean (the latter two specifically "all (men)", i.e. "everyone".
Cognate codes:Aa

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Reliability: High
Comment: Replaced amenekʰean, following Martirosyan.
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach (Leiden University)
Reliability: High
Comment: ModArm. amen more means 'every, each', and bolor means 'all'
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Source: Bedrossian, Mathias (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
Pages: 15-16
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Aa
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Source: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Doubtful