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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