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EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian սոխ (sox).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

սոխ (sox)

  1. onion

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Iranian *sōx, whence also Persian سوخ (sôx). Further origin unknown. Has been linked by some with Old Turkic [script needed] (soğun, onion), Turkish soğan (onion), perhaps all ultimately from Sanskrit सुकन्द (sukanda, onion), but this is not generally accepted.

NounEdit

սոխ (sox)

  1. onion (Allium cepa)
    դալար սոխdalar soxscallion, green onion
    սոխ մանրsox manrshallot

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “սոխ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “սոխ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1979), “սոխ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume IV, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 239ab
  • Hübschmann, Heinrich (1897) Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie (in German), Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, page 238
  • Dankoff, Robert (1995) Armenian Loanwords in Turkish (Turcologica; 21), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, § A14, page 161
  • Eren, Hasan (1999), “soğan”, in Türk Dilinin Etimolojik Sözlüğü [Etymological Dictionary of the Turkish Language] (in Turkish), 2nd edition, Ankara: Bizim Büro Basım Evi, page 372b
  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “soğan”, in Nişanyan Sözlük