կնճիթ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian կնճիթ ‎(knčitʿ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

կնճիթ ‎(knčitʿ)

  1. snout, muzzle, nose (of a pig or boar)
  2. trunk (of an elephant)
  3. proboscis (of insects)

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ačaṙyan leaves the origin open.

NounEdit

կնճիթ ‎(knčitʿ

  1. snout, muzzle, nose (of a pig or boar)
  2. trunk (of an elephant)

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • կնճիթ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կնճիթ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կնճիթ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan], volume II, pages 609–610
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