կաւիճ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From կաւ (kaw) +‎ -իճ (-ič). Compare լուիճ (luič), ուտիճ (utič), աղաւնիճ (aławnič) for the suffix.

Noun[edit]

կաւիճ (kawič

  1. chalk
    հանք կաւճիhankʿ kawči — chalk-pit
    գծել կաւճաւgcel kawčaw — to chalk out

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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