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ազոխ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ազոխ (azox).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ազոխ (azox)

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

DeclensionEdit

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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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ReferencesEdit

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