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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian կռունկ (kṙunk); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

կռունկ (kṙunk)

  1. crane (bird)
  2. crane (lifting device)
    վերամբարձ կռունկverambarj kṙunkhoisting crane, lift crane, crane

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Old ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gerh₂no-, from *gerh₂-. Influenced by կռկռալ (kṙkṙal).

NounEdit

կռունկ (kṙunk)

  1. crane (bird)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: կռունկ (kṙunk)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կռունկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կռունկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կռունկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Mxitʿar Sebastacʿi (1749), “կռունկն”, in Baṙgirkʿ Haykazean lezui [Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume I, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 481a
  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian[1] (pdf), Zagreb, page 11
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 377