գազ

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

գազ (gaz)

  1. gas (state of matter)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian گز (gaz, cubit, a length of 24 finger-breadths, or six hands).

Noun[edit]

գազ (gaz)

  1. (archaic) measure of length equal to 112 cm
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

գազ (gaz)

  1. astragalus (plant)
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References[edit]

  • գազ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

գազ (gaz

  1. a kind of thorny mountain plant, perhaps tragacanth of the genus Astragalus
    գազի խէժ/խիժ/կռէժgazi xēž/xiž/kṙēž ― pitch, gum of this plant

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • գազ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գազ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University