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ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Dialectal development of Old Armenian ձգեմ (jgem, to throw).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [ɡəˈt͡sʰɛl]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

գցել (gcʿel)

  1. to throw; cast; hurl, fling; chuck
  2. to drop, allow to fall
  3. (slang) to con, bunco, hoodwink

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ձիգ”, 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