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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian մուրց (murcʿ); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

մուրց (murcʿ)

  1. (archaic) fist

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is unknown.

NounEdit

մուրց (murcʿ)

  1. fist
  2. boxing
    մուրց առնել ընդ միմեանս‎ ― murcʿ aṙnel ənd mimeansto box, to cuff, to fight with fists

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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