լուցկի

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian լուցկի (lucʿki); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

լուցկի (lucʿki)

  1. match
    լուցկու տուփlucʿku tupʿ ― macthbox
  2. (dated) tinder

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • լուցկի in Ēduard Ałayan (1976), Ardi hayereni bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Modern Armenian], in 2 vols, Yerevan: Hayastan

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From լուցանեմ (lucʿanem). The suffix -կի (-ki) is probably composed of -իկ (-ik) +‎ (-i).

Noun[edit]

լուցկի (lucʿki

  1. burning material, fuel, warming material, poultice
  2. (post-classical, modern) match
    տփիկ լուցկեացtpʿik lucʿkeacʿ ― matchbox
    լուցկի հրազինուցlucʿki hrazinucʿ ― percussion-cap

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • լուցկի in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • լուցկի 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
  • -կի” in Geworg J̌ahukyan (1998), Hin hayereni verǰacancʿneri cagumə [The Origin of Old Armenian Suffixes]. In Hayocʿ lezvi hamematakan kʿerakanutʿyan harcʿer [Questions of Comparative Grammar of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: Anania Shirakatsi