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House numbers are not always in step on opposite sides of the street. Armenian address, borrowing from the Soviet postal system, are written back-to-front.

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square/plaza
Ññ³å³ñ³Ï
heraparak


"h’rahp-ah-RAHK"

alley
ͳéáõÕÇ
tzarughi


"tzahr-oogh-EE"

street
÷áÕáó
poghots


"poh-GHOHTS"

cross-road
˳ãÙ»ñáõÏ
khachmeruk


"khahch-mehr-OOK"

avenue
åáÕáï³
poghota


"poh-ghoh-TAH"

lane
ß³ñù
shark


"shahrk"

boulevard
*µáõÉí³ñ
bulvar (Russian)


"bool-VAHR"

highway 
Ù³ÛñáõÕÇ (*ßáëë»)
mairughi (*shosse (Russian))


"mair-oo-GHEE (*SHOS-eh)"

descent/slope
*ëåáõëÏ
spusk (Russian)


"spoosk"

embankment
*ݳµ»ñ»ÅÝÇ
naberezhni (Russian)


"nah-behr-EHZH-nee"

building (number)
ß»Ýù(-Ç Ñ³Ù³ñÁ)
shenk(-i hamaruh)


"shehnk (-EE hah-MAHR-uh)"

apartment, home
µÝ³Ï³ñ³Ý, ïáõÝ
benakaran, tun


"be-nah-kah-RAHN, toon"

courtyard, garden
µ³Ï (ѳ۳Ã), ³Û·Ç, å³ñ﻽
bak (hayat), aigi, partez


"bahk (hay-AHT), ai-GEE, pahr-TEHZ"

museum, gallery
óݷ³ñ³Ý, å³ïÏ»ñ³ëñ³Ñ
tangaran, patkeras’rah


"tahng-ah-RAHN, paht-keh-ra-S’RAH"

home museum
ïáõÝ-óݷ³ñ³Ý
tun-tangaran


"toon-tahng-ah-RAHN"

theater, concert hall
óïñáÝ, ѳٻñ·³ëñ³Ñ
tatron, hamerkas’rah


"tah-TROHN, hah-mehr-kah-S’RAH"
   

opera
ûå»ñ³
opera


"oh-pehr-AH"
   

church, chapel
»Ï»Õ»óÇ, Ù³ïáõé
yekeghetsi, matur


"yeh-keh-gheh-TSEE, mah-TOOR"

castle
¹Õ۳Ϡ
d’ghiak


"d’ghi-AHK"

monument
Ñáõß³ñÓ³Ý
hushardzan


"hoo-shahr-DZAHN"

circus
ÏñÏ»ë
k’rkes


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"k’r-KEHS"

Directions

 

 

north, south
ÑáõëÇë, ѳñ³í
husis, haraf


"hoo-SEES, hah-RAHF"

east, west
³ñ¨»Éù, ³ñ¨Ùáõïù
arevelk, arevmutk


"ah-rehv-EHLK, ah-rehv-MOOTK"

to the left
¹»åÇ Ó³Ë
depi dzakh


"deh-PEE dzakh"

on the left
Ó³Ë ÏáÕÙÁ
Dzakh kogh’muh


"dzahkh KOGH’M-uh"

to (on) the right
¹»åÇ ³ç
depi ach


"deh-PEE ahch"

on the right
³ç ÏáÕÙÁ
ach koghmeh


"ahch KOGH’M-uh"

Straight on
áõÕÇÕ
ughigh


"oo-GHEEGH"

(go) back
»ï ·’ݳ
yet g’na


"YEHT g’nah"

here, there
³Ûëï»Õ, ³ÛÝï»Õ
aistegh, aintegh

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"ais-TEGH, ain-TEGH"

Help!

 

 

I’m lost
»ë Ïáñóñ»É »Ù ׳ݳå³ñÁ
yes kortzerel em djanaparuh


" yes kor-tzeh-REHL ehm djahn-ah-PAHR-uh"

Where does this street go to?
áõ±ñ ¿ ï³ÝáõÙ ³Ûë ÷áÕáóÁ
ur eh tanum ais poghotsuh?


"OOR eh tah-noom ais po-ghots-uh"

Which way do I have to go to….?
ÇÝãå»±ë ·Ý³Ù …..
inchpes g’nam …


"eench-PEHS g’nahm…"

Where are we now?
áñï»±Õ »Ýù Ù»Ýù ÑÇÙ³ ·ïÝíáõÙ
vordegh enk menk hima g’tnevum


"vor-DEGH ehnk mehnk heem-ah gt-neh-voom"

Is…. street (hotel) far from here?
…. ÷áÕáóÁ (ÑÛáõñ³ÝáóÁ) Ñ»éáõ± ¿ ³Ûëï»ÕÇó
… poghotsuh (hiuranotsuh) heru eh aisteghits?


"… po-ghohts-uh (hioor-ah-nohts-uh) heh-ROO eh ais-tehgh-eets"

Excuse me, how can I get to …. Street?
³ë³ó»ù Ëݹñ»Ù, ÇÝãå»±ë ϳñ»ÉÇ ¿ ·Ý³É ….. ÷áÕáóÁ
asatsek Kh’ntrem, inchpes kareli eh g’nal …. Poghotsuhuh

 

"ah-sah-TSEK kh’n-trehm, eench-PEHS kah-reh-lee eh g’nahl… po-ghohtsuh"

What building is this on the left ( right )?
DZÝã ß»Ýù ¿ Ó³Ë (³ã) ÏáÕÙáõÙ
inch shenk eh dzakh (ach) koghmum?


"EENCH shehnk eh dzahkh (ahch) kogh-moom"

 

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