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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գինարբուք(ginarbukʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գինարբուք ‎(ginarbukʿ)

  1. drinking bout, drinking orgy; binge, booze-up

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From գինի(gini) +‎ արբ-(arb-) +‎ -ուք(-ukʿ) or from գինարբու(ginarbu) +‎ (-kʿ).

NounEdit

գինարբուք ‎(ginarbukʿ)

  1. crapulence, intemperance, gluttony, feasting, drunkenness

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գինարբուք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գինարբուք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy