ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ոռ (oṙ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ոռ (oṙ)

  1. (vulgar) ass, buttocks

DeclensionEdit

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁orsos (arse). Cognates include Ancient Greek ὄρρος (órrhos), Hittite 𒅈𒊏𒀸 (arraš), Old English ærs (English arse, ass), and Old Irish err.

NounEdit

ոռ (oṙ)

  1. buttocks, ass (of men or animals)
  2. (usually in the plural) the bottom (of objects)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ոռ (oṙ)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V., “ոռ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English]‎[1], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1879
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M., “ոռ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language]‎[2] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1836–1837
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay, “ոռ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words]‎[3] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, 1971–1979
  • Matasović, Ranko, A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian[4] (pdf), Zagreb, 2009, page 12