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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