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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian կողով (kołov).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

կողով (kołov)

  1. basket, pannier, frail, hamper

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

A Semitic borrowing: compare Hebrew כְּלוּב(kluv, fruit-basket; birdhouse, coop), Classical Syriac ܟܘܠܒܫܐ(kulbāšāʼ, basket), Arabic قلف(qilf, basket), Ancient Greek κλωβός (klōbós, birdcage).[1][2][3]

NounEdit

կողով (kołov)

  1. basket, pannier, frail, hamper
    Synonym: զամբիւղ (zambiwł)
    կողով պտղոյkołov ptłoyfruit-basket
  2. little ball of dough

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: կողով (kołov)
  • Georgian: კოლოფი (ḳolopi)

Further readingEdit

  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կողով”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կողով”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կողով”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 623b
  2. ^ J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1987) Hayocʿ lezvi patmutʿyun; naxagrayin žamanakašrǰan [History of the Armenian language: The Pre-Literary Period] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 483
  3. ^ Mkrtčjan, N. A. (2005) Semitskije jazyki i armjanskij [Semitic Languages and Armenian] (in Russian), Yerevan: Drazark, →ISBN, page 241