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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ազոխ(azox).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ազոխ ‎(azox)

  1. sour unripe grape
  2. (by extension) any unripe fruit

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Compare Persian ازخ(āzux, rotten and empty nut), which does not fit semantically. Perhaps the Iranian word had a broader meaning earlier.

NounEdit

ազոխ ‎(azox)

  1. sour unripe grape

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ազոխ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ազոխ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ազոխ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935