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Ar·me·ni·an

 (är-mē′nē-ən, -mēn′yən)
adj.
Of or relating to Armenia or its people, language, or culture.
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Armenia.
b. A person of Armenian ancestry.
2. The Indo-European language of the Armenians.

Armenian

(ɑːˈmiːnɪən)
n
1. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Armenia or an Armenian-speaking person elsewhere
2. (Languages) the language of the Armenians: an Indo-European language probably belonging to the Thraco-Phrygian branch, but containing many non-Indo-European elements
3. (Christian Churches, other) an adherent of the Armenian Church or its doctrines
adj
4. (Placename) of or relating to Armenia, its inhabitants, their language, or the Armenian Church
5. (Peoples) of or relating to Armenia, its inhabitants, their language, or the Armenian Church
6. (Languages) of or relating to Armenia, its inhabitants, their language, or the Armenian Church
7. (Christian Churches, other) of or relating to Armenia, its inhabitants, their language, or the Armenian Church

Ar•me•ni•an

(ɑrˈmi ni ən, -ˈmin yən)

n.
1. a member of a people native to Armenia, now living in many countries of the world.
2. the Indo-European language of the Armenians. Abbr.: Arm
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Armenia, the Armenians, or their language.
[1710–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Armenian - a native or inhabitant of ArmeniaArmenian - a native or inhabitant of Armenia  
Armenia, Hayastan, Republic of Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
2.Armenian - the Indo-European language spoken predominantly in Armenia, but also in Azerbaijan
Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite, Indo-European - the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
3.Armenian - a writing system having an alphabet of 38 letters in which the Armenian language is written
alphabet - a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
Adj.1.Armenian - of or pertaining to Armenia or the people or culture of ArmeniaArmenian - of or pertaining to Armenia or the people or culture of Armenia
Translations
arménskýarménštinaArmén
armenierarmensk
armeenlane
ارمنی
armeniaarmenialainenarmenian kieli
आर्मेनियन
Armenacarmenskiarmenski jezikArmenka
アルメニアのアルメニア人アルメニア語
아르메니아 사람아르메니아어아르메니아의
armėniškaarmėniškasarmėnųarmėnų kalba
armenierarmeniskarmeniska
เกี่ยวกับประเทศอาร์มีเนียชาวอาร์มีเนียภาษาอาร์มีเนีย
người Armeniathuộc nước/người/tiếng Armeniatiếng Armenia

Armenian

[ɑːˈmiːnɪən]
A. ADJarmenio
B. N
1. (= person) → armenio/a m/f
2. (Ling) → armenio m

Armenian

[ɑːrˈmiːniən]
adjarménien(ne)
n
(= person) → Arménien(ne) m/f
(= language) → arménien m

Armenian

adjarmenisch
n
(= person)Armenier(in) m(f)
(= language)Armenisch nt

Armenian

[ɑːˈmiːnɪən]
1. adjarmeno/a
2. n (person) → armeno/a; (language) → armeno

Armenian

أَرْمِنيّ, اللغة الأرمنية Armén, arménský, arménština armenier, armensk Armenier, armenisch Αρμενικά, αρμενικός, Αρμένιος armenio armenia, armenialainen Arménien Armenac, armenski armeno アルメニアの, アルメニア人, アルメニア語 아르메니아 사람, 아르메니아어, 아르메니아의 Armeen, Armeens armener, armensk Armeńczyk, język armeński, ormiański arménio, armênio армянин, армянский, армянский язык armenier, armenisk, armeniska เกี่ยวกับประเทศอาร์มีเนีย, ชาวอาร์มีเนีย, ภาษาอาร์มีเนีย Ermeni, Ermenice người Armenia, thuộc nước/người/tiếng Armenia, tiếng Armenia 亚美尼亚人, 亚美尼亚的, 亚美尼亚语
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