զոռ

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زور (zōr, force). The parent of the Persian word was borrowed into Old Armenian as զօր (zōr), զօրք (zōrkʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

զոռ (zoṙ)

  1. (colloquial, dialectal) force, power, strength
    զոռ տալzoṙ tal ― to apply force; to make efforts
  2. (colloquial, dialectal) force, violence, compulsion

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

զոռ (zoṙ) (superlative ամենազոռ)

  1. (colloquial, dialectal) hard, difficult
    էդ զոռ աēd zoṙ a ― that’s hard

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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