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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ակունք (akunkʿ), plural of ակն (akn, spring, source of water), which developed from the original meaning of ակն (akn, eye).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [ɑˈkuŋkʰ]
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NounEdit

ակունք (akunkʿ)

  1. the hole whence the spring bursts forth
  2. fountainhead of a river
  3. (figuratively, origin of something) source

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Old ArmenianEdit

NounEdit

ակունք (akunkʿ)

  1. nominative plural of ակն (akn)