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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian սոսինձ (sosinj).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

սոսինձ (sosinj)

  1. glue
    Synonym: կլեյ (kley) (colloquial)

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain. Perhaps a reduplication of սինձ (sinj, sticky substance).

NounEdit

սոսինձ (sosinj)

  1. paste, glue, lip-glue
    սոսինձ ձկանsosinj jkanisinglass, ichthyocolla, fish-glue

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Further readingEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “սոսինձ”, 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
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “սինձ”, 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
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “սինձ”, in Vahan Sargsyan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “սոսինձ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “սոսինձ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy