խուրձ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խուրձ (xurj), from *խուրձն (xurjn) as demonstrated by its ն type declension and the descendants in dialects of Agulis and Karabakh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խուրձ (xurj)

  1. bundle, sheaf, bunch
  2. pile, stack

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The earlier form was *խուրձն (xurjn) as demonstrated by the n-type declension and the descendants in the dialects of Agulis and Karabakh.

Noun[edit]

խուրձ (xurj) (singular genitive խրձան, plural genitive խրձանց, plural խրձունք)

  1. bundle, faggot, bunch, package, packet
    խուրձ փայտիxurj pʿayti ― fascine of wood
    խուրձ խոտոյxurj xotoy ― truss of hay
    խուրձ ցորենոյxurj cʿorenoy ― sheaf of corn
    խուրձ թղթոցxurj tʿłtʿocʿ ― file or bundle of papers

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References[edit]

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