խրծիկ

ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

According to Martirosyan, probably from խուրձ (xurj, bundle, sheaf) +‎ -իկ (-ik), because dolls were formerly made from a bundle of hay or grass.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

խրծիկ (xrcik)

  1. (dialectal) doll

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ReferencesEdit

  • խրծիկ”, in Žamanakakicʿ hayocʿ lezvi bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Contemporary Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, 1969–1980
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1913), “խրձիկ”, in Hayerēn gawaṙakan baṙaran [Armenian Provincial Dictionary] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 9) (in Armenian), Tiflis: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 496a