կաւ

See also: կավ

Contents

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

կաւ ‎(kaw)

  1. mud, mire, dirt
  2. clay, argil, potter's earth
    հոռոմ, մատնեհարած/նշաւոր կաւ‎ ― hoṙom, matneharac/nšawor kaw ― bole, bolary earth
    ծեփել կաւով‎ ― cepʿel kawov ― to clay, to cover with clay

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կաւ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կաւ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կաւ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy