In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person)armenio masculinearmenia feminine
- There are also urban linguistic enclaves of Armenians, Greeks, Italians, and others.
- It was only when Russia started assimilating land in that region that Armenians decided to side with them and become enemies with the Ottomans.
- Some believe that Armenians are native to the Anatolian Highlands and the Ararat Valley of west-central Asia.
- Albanians have often been confused with other ethnic groups, such as Greeks or Armenians.
- Ethiopians are mostly Ethiopian Orthodox Christian, and Greeks and Armenians are Eastern Orthodox Christian.
- The Armenians and Greeks preceded the Jews in taking advantage of the Ottoman reforms and modernizing their educational system.
- Last century, the world was silent when, under the Ottomans, the Armenians were systematically slaughtered.
- The Armenians and the Greeks share the altar and its painting.
- Russians and Armenians were mentioned predominantly in crime-related articles.
- This film is about the genocide perpetrated by the Turkish Army over Christian Armenians, on the territory of Russia.
- We briefly visit the ornate Vank Cathedral, where Christian Armenians have worshipped since 1660.
- Also deported from the Crimea were 37,000 Bulgarians, Greeks, and Armenians found guilty of collaborating with the Germans.
- There was a mass exodus of Greeks and Armenians from Constantinople, as from the rest of Turkey.
- All the Armenians soldiers in Ethiopia are pushing Mardekian to win, because they want a symbolic vengeance against the Turks.
- In the Caucasus, the Armenians expelled their Azeris, the Azeris expelled their Armenians and the Abkhazians chased out their Georgians.
- In 1989, Russians and Armenians each made up 5.6 percent of the population.
- Yesterday, Armenians were remembering the first mass murder of civilians in the twentieth century.
- The convent is a haven, in the same sense Israel calls itself a haven, in which descendants of Armenians who escaped Turkey's First World War massacres still live.
- Thus Circassians, Albanians, Slavs, Greeks, Armenians and even Italians rose to occupy the highest offices of the Empire.
- Many Georgian Americans have intermarried with Armenians, Russians, Jews, and Ukrainians.
- He went on to study French, German, English, Latin, and Armenian at school.
- The original sense of the term was ‘ashcake’, a bread cooked on the hearth, as related words in Pashto and Armenian make clear.
- The Bible was translated into Armenian in the 5th century.
- In Turkey most people speak Turkish but there is a large Kurdish minority and traditionally there were many Armenian and Greek speakers.
- The monastic islet of San Lazzaro, where Byron learned Armenian - ‘so he could break his mind on something craggy’.
- In nineteenth-century Turkey, for instance, many Armenians were afraid that if they were heard speaking Armenian, their tongues might be cut out by Turks.
- We have also acquired a controlling interest in the lexicons of both Armenian and Uzbeck, as well as a minority shareholding in several obscure Romance dialects.
- Other languages spoken in Iraq are Turkish, Aramaic, Kurdish, Armenian, and Persian.
- I speak no Armenian, but even I could tell that she was telling him that he'd put too much cheese on.
- The Armenian population speaks mostly Armenian or Turkish, while Assyrians speak Syriac.
- It was also nice to hear a few snippets of Armenian in the background, even though I didn't have the slightest idea what they were talking about.
- It's Armenian for ‘driven crazy by jabbering’
- His Hebrew is fluent, as are his Arabic, Armenian and English.
- Foreign language editions of his books include translations in Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, French, Hungarian, Russian, and Spanish.
- I did not understand a word of Armenian nor did I have a clue about the rituals involved.
- I listened intently; I'd never heard Armenian spoken before.
- One hundred fifty thousand report Armenian as the language spoken at home in 1990, up from 102,387 in 1980.
- The number of Persian, Armenian, and Greek terms in the various Romani dialects reflect their migrations, just as those related to Sanskrit and Hindi point to their common origin.
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