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կաղկանձեմ

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Reduplicated from Proto-Indo-European *gelǵʰ-, *gl(a)ǵʰ-. Cognate with Sanskrit गर्हते (garhate, to complain), Avestan 𐬔𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬰- (gərəz-, to lament, weep), German klagen.

VerbEdit

կաղկանձեմ (kałkanjem)

  1. to yelp, make a supplicating yelp as of hunger (said of dog)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 350
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կաղկանձեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy