գոգ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գոգ (gog).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գոգ (gog)

  1. lap
    նստել մեկի գոգըnstel meki gogə ― to sit in one's lap
    պատուհանի գոգpatuhani gog ― windowsill
  2. hollow, depression in the earth
  3. lap, hem (of clothes)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

գոգ (gog

  1. bosom
  2. lap
  3. (by extension) gulf of the sea; swollen part of ship's sail; hollow, cavity in the earth, etc.
    գոգ լերանց/վիմացgog lerancʿ/vimacʿ ― grotto, cavern, den
    գոգ ծովուgog covu ― handle; creek
    գոգ նաւուgog nawu ― hold of a ship
    գոգ գործել/գոգս առնուլgog gorcel/gogs aṙnul ― to be concave or filled

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Adjective[edit]

գոգ (gog

  1. hollow, concave

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References[edit]

  • գոգ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գոգ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գոգ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University