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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian բժիշկ(bžišk).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

բժիշկ ‎(bžišk)

  1. doctor, physician

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Middle Persian bcšk'(bizešk, doctor, physician), Manichaean Middle Persian bzyšk(bizešk), Persian پزشک(pezešk).

NounEdit

բժիշկ ‎(bžišk)

  1. doctor, physician

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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