The place of Armenian in the Indo-European language family: the relationship with Greek and Indo-Iranian

  title={The place of Armenian in the Indo-European language family: the relationship with Greek and Indo-Iranian},
  author={Hrach Martirosyan},
  journal={Journal of Language Relationship},
  pages={138 - 85}
  • Hrach Martirosyan
  • Published 1 February 2013
  • Linguistics
  • Journal of Language Relationship
The main purpose of this paper is to present lexical correspondences that unite Armenian with Greek and/or Indo-Iranian. They include shared innovations on the one hand, and isolated lexemes on the other. These two lexical corpora — lexical innovations on an inherited basis and isolated words — can be placed within the same temporal and spatial framework. After the Indo-European dispersal Proto-Armenian would have continued to come into contact with genetically related Indo-European dialects… 
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