How did Armenia get its name?
The native Armenian name for the country is Hayk'. The name in the Middle Ages was extended to Hayastan, by addition of the Iranian suffix -stan (land). The name has traditionally been derived from Hayk (Հայկ), the legendary patriarch of the Armenians and a great-great-grandson of Noah, who according to Moses of Chorene defeated the Babylonian king Bel in 2492 BC, and established his nation in the Ararat region. The further origin of the name is uncertain. The exonym Armenia is attested in the Old Persian Behistun inscription (515 BC) as Armina ( ). Ancient Greek Αρμένιοι "Armenians" is mentioned by Hecataeus of Miletus (476 BC). Xenophon, a Greek general serving in some of the Persian expeditions, describes many aspects of Armenian village life and hospitality. He relates that the people spoke a language that to his ear sounded like the language of the Persians. According to the histories of both Moses of Chorene and Michael Chamich, Armenia derives from the name of Aram, a lineal descendent of Hayk.
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Armenia:is one of the oldest countries in the world.It is a very natural country and has very beautiful views mostly it's green mountains all over the land ,it's a very peacef…ul country. Armenia is a small (former Soviet) republic is the southern Caucaus bordering on Turkey from west ,Azerbayjan from east ,Georgia from north and Iran from south. Over 1.5 million Armenians were murdered by the Ottoman Turks in the Armenian Genocide of 1915-17 (and 1922). There is a huge Armenian diaspora, and about 4 million Armenians live outside Armenia. In the US there are quite large Armenian communities in some part of California, especially the Central Valley and Los Angelos ,also in Detroit ,NY ,Chicaco.And all around the world specially in the middle east ,south America ,France ,Belgium ,Russia ,Australia... See the Related Link for "BBC - Armenia" to the bottom for the answer ,also Wikipedia. Armenia is my country :-)
there isn't only one ,but i would say Sarkissian ,Boghossian ,keshishian...
Armenia is a country in Eastern Europe in the Southern Caucasus.Countries that border Armenia are Georgia, The Nagorno-KarabakhRepublic, Naxicevan, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Iran… at the South.Armenia is a very ancient cultural and historical country that hasa history of nearly 6000 years (until 4000BC) stretching throughthe Armenian Highlands.
All write I'm gonna say some,the grenade is known like a symbol of Armenia and it's called nour in Armenian ,next one the Apricot and it has a long story and Armenia is rich o…f Apricot and plum.there's many other fruits and vegetables left:)
The old name of Armenia was Hayk.
Usually anything ending in "yan" or "ian" or "ov" (less coomon) is Armenian. Armenian surnames almost always have the ending ( Armenian : ÕµÕ¡Õ¶) transliterated into… English as -yan or -ian (spelled -ean (Õ¥Õ¡Õ¶) in Western Armenian and pre-Soviet Eastern Armenian, of Parthian origin, presumably meaning "son of"), though names with that ending can also be found among Persians and a few other nationalities. Armenian surnames can derive from a geographic location, profession, noble rank, personal characteristic or personal name of an ancestor. Armenians in the diaspora sometimes adapt their surnames to help assimiliation. In Russia, many have changed -yan to -ov (or -ova for women). But Boghossian, Sarkissian, Khachadourian, are pretty common. But they aren't as popular as "Smith" in the United States.
There are many, Shoushan Bedressian is one of the most famous persons.She's an Armenian singer who has a very strong voice.
The county's name is Turkey.
DRAM, with A like in 'art'.
The name Armenia is used since 500BC, before it was called Urartu and also Nairi
The fresh air, the peaceful situation, the culture, the people.
It is still Armenia.
there were differnt matthincians in armenia