Armenians have historically inhabited the region surround the lake Van and the highland northwards of it till the #Pontic mountians and #Arran planes.
#Armenians are originated from ancient #Ararat tribes such as #Hayasa , #Nairi , #Urartu and some smaller #Caucassian peoples.
linguistically,the Armenian #language could be related to #Phrygian language so its not well known how close the Armenian language is actually related to it.
The Armenian language is a #Indoeuropean - language (IE), not directly related to other IE languages.
It stays unique.
The next clos test,
still existing,language related to #Armenian is #Greek.
But not close enough to do a direct connection.
Its possible that the Phrygian language could be a missing link bet ween Armenian and Greek.
The #Luvian language (A Anatolian language related to the #Hittite language)
is connected to Armenian as well.
In addition to this, Armenians have many words derived from the #Urartian language.
According to different sources 20-60% of the Urartian vocabulary is today attested in the Armenian language.
The history of #Kurds is not easy to retrace because there are very few records and because thay were very inactive throughout their history.
kurds had a long development time,
till they had a finished athnogesis (probably after the expansion of Islam).
Kurds are originated from ancient tribes in the #Zagros mountains such as #Gutions and kass ites its also possible that the #Hurrians (Which are close related to Urartians) took a part of the #Kurdish ethnogesis as well.
But the Medes were also considered as the ancestors of Kurds.
the Kurds have adopted the language of the Medes (Iranian languages IE).
But in their vocabulary you can also recogniz words which are derived from the Hurrian language.
Historically,the Kurds have inhabited the mountainous region to the north of #Mesopotamia/river #Tigris and to the south of lake #Van, as well as the Zagros mountains in #Iran.
In the ancient times the Kurds were mentianedas #Corduene/ #Gordyene/ #Carduchoi etc-A proto-Kurdish state in the todays region #Hakkari and #Sirnak.