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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian առանցք (aṙancʿkʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɑˈrɑntsʰkʰ]
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NounEdit

առանցք (aṙancʿkʿ)

  1. (mathematics, physics) axis
  2. pivot; axle
  3. (figuratively) pivot, central point

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the preposition առ (aṙ) +‎ անցք (ancʿkʿ).

NounEdit

առանցք (aṙancʿkʿ)

  1. passage
  2. axis
  3. pivot

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “առանցք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “առ”, 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, page անց