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բժիշկ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian բժիշկ (bžišk).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

բժիշկ (bžišk)

  1. doctor, physician

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian bcšk' (bizešk, doctor, physician), Manichaean Middle Persian bzyšk, Persian پزشک (pezešk).

NounEdit

բժիշկ (bžišk

  1. doctor, physician

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • բժիշկ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • բժիշկ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • բժիշկ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University