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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian պայուսակ (payusak)

PronunciationEdit

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  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [pɑjuˈsɑk], (colloquial) IPA(key): [pɑjˈsɑk]

NounEdit

պայուսակ (payusak)

  1. bag

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Old ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Iranian. Compare Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (ptwʾsk' /paywāsīg/, leather bag, wallet), Classical Persian پیداوسی(paydāwasī), پنداوسی(pandāwasī, leather (money)bag). Also borrowed from Iranian: Classical Syriac ܦܝܘܣܝܓ(pywsyg /pəyōsīḡ/, collar, noose, snare), Old Georgian პავასაკი (ṗavasaḳi, bag, sack).

NounEdit

պայուսակ (payusak)

  1. bag, pouch
    պայուսակ որսոյpayusak orsoygame-bag
    պայուսակ ուղեւորացpayusak ułeworacʿcloak-bag
    պայուսակ կշռոց նենգութեանpayusak kšṙocʿ nengutʿeanbag of false weights
  2. a measure of weight equal to 50 լիտր (litr)

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