գինարբուք

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ)

  1. drinking bout, drinking orgy; binge, booze-up

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From գինի (gini) +‎ արբ- (arb-) +‎ -ուք (-ukʿ) or from գինարբու (ginarbu) +‎ (-kʿ).

NounEdit

գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ

  1. crapulence, intemperance, gluttony, feasting, drunkenness

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • գինարբուք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գինարբուք 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
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