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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian վհուկ ‎(vhuk); see below.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

վհուկ ‎(vhuk)

  1. magician, sorcerer, wizard; witch
  2. evil woman, vixen, hag, witch

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

NounEdit

վհուկ ‎(vhuk)

  1. conjurer, sorcerer, wizard, magician
  2. prophetess, pythoness, witch, sorceress

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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