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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ակութ (akutʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Eastern Armenian) IPA(key): [ɑˈkutʰ]
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  • Hyphenation: ա‧կութ

NounEdit

ակութ (akutʿ)

  1. hearth for cooking food
  2. small tandoor

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain. Has been linked with Proto-Indo-European *Hukʷ- (oven), whence Ancient Greek ἰπνός (ipnós), Latin olla, Sanskrit उखा (ukhā), Old Norse and Old English ofn (English oven).

NounEdit

ակութ (akutʿ)

  1. cookstove

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ակութ (akutʿ)
  • Georgian: აკუთა (aḳuta)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ակութ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ակութ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ակութ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “akut‘”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 23