կապիկ

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Armenian[edit]

կապիկ

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կապիկ (kapik).

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Noun[edit]

կապիկ (kapik)

  1. monkey; ape

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *kapīk (monkey). Compare Middle Persian kpyk' (kabīg, monkey), Persian کپی (kapī). Ultimately from Sanskrit कपि (kapí, monkey).

Noun[edit]

կապիկ (kapik

  1. monkey; ape
    կապիկ փոքրkapik pʿokʿr ― marmoset
    կապիկ մեծkapik mec ― baboon

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References[edit]

  • կապիկ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կապիկ 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
  • կապիկ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • "kabīg" in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5, page 47