Ancient Armenian Submitted Names
were used by ancient Armenian peoples.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ARAMANYAK m Ancient Armenian
Meaning unknown; possibly related to Persian ارمنی (Armani)
"Armenian" or from Old Iranian *Rāma(n)-nī-
"bringing peace" combined with the Armenian suffix -ակ (-ak)
. Aramanyak Haykazuni was a king of Armenia from 2026-1980 BCE... [more]
ARAMAYIS m Ancient Armenian, Armenian
From Old Median *Rāmanīsah
which meant "one who strives for peace" or "one who strives for joy" from Proto-Iranian *rāma
- "joy, peace" and *ais
- "to strive".
ARISTAKES m Ancient Armenian, Armenian
Possibly an Armenian form of Aristarchos
, or perhaps from a Middle Persian word meaning "resurrection of the dead" (Persian رستاخیز (rastâxiz)
). This was borne by a 4th-century Armenian saint who was a son of Gregory the Illuminator (the religious leader traditionally credited with Christianizing Armenia)... [more]
ARUSEAK f Ancient Armenian
Means "Venus, evening star, morning star", ultimately from Middle Median *arōsī
ZARMANDUKHT f Ancient Armenian
Means "the old man's daughter" from Persian zarman
"old man" and duxt
"daughter". This was the name of a 4th-century Armenian noblewoman who became a queen consort of Arsacid Armenia.