քոթակ

ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish كوتك(kötek, beating, cudgelling) (Turkish kötek).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

քոթակ (kʿotʿak)

  1. (dialectal) beating, cudgelling, drubbing
    Synonym: ծեծ (cec)
    քոթակ տալkʿotʿak talto give a good drubbing
    քոթակ ուտելkʿotʿak utelto get a good drubbing

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1902), “քէօթէկ”, in Tʿurkʿerēni azdecʿutʿiwnə hayerēni vray ew tʿurkʿerēnē pʿoxaṙeal baṙerə Pōlsi hay žołovrdakan lezuin mēǰ hamematutʿeamb Vani, Łarabałi ew Nor-Naxiǰewani barbaṙnerun [The Influence of Turkish on Armenian, and the Words Borrowed from Turkish in the Vernacular Armenian Language of Constantinople in Comparison with the Dialects of Van, Karabakh and Nor Nakhichevan] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 3) (in Armenian), Moscow, Vagharshapat: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 360