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արաղ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عرق (ʕáraq), which literally means “sweat, perspiration”. The Arabic word is also the source of English arak (an aniseed-flavoured alcoholic drink, produced and consumed primarily in the Middle East). Borrowed also into Georgian as არაყი (araqi).

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NounEdit

արաղ (arał)

  1. (colloquial) vodka

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