[<< wiktionary] կնձնի
== Armenian ==


=== Etymology ===
From Old Armenian կնձնի (knjni); see it for more.


=== Pronunciation ===
(Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [kənd͡zˈni]
(Western Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [ɡənt͡sʰˈni]
Hyphenation: կընձ‧նի


=== Noun ===
կնձնի • (knjni)

elm


==== Declension ====


== Old Armenian ==


=== Alternative forms ===
կնձենի (knjeni)


=== Etymology ===
Probably from Proto-Indo-European *winǵ-, *wiǵ-,  +‎ -ենի (-eni). Cognates include Lithuanian vìnkšna (“European white elm”), Russian вяз (vjaz), English wych-elm, Albanian vidh, Northern Kurdish bizî (“elm”) and perhaps Ossetian уисхъӕд (wisqæd, “maple”).


=== Noun ===
կնձնի • (knjni)

Siberian elm Ulmus campestris


==== Declension ====


==== Descendants ====
Armenian: կնձնի (knjni)


=== References ===
Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879) , “կնձնի”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837) , “կնձնի”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979) , “կնձնի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
Martirosyan, Hrach (2010)  Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 366