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վհուկ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վհուկ (vhuk); see below.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վհուկ (vhuk)

  1. magician, sorcerer, wizard; witch
  2. evil woman, vixen, hag, witch

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

վհուկ (vhuk

  1. conjurer, sorcerer, wizard, magician
  2. prophetess, pythoness, witch, sorceress

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • վհուկ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • վհուկ 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
  • վհուկ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University