կոշկոճեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *կոճկոճեմ (*kočkočem), reduplication of կոճ- (koč-, to beat).

Verb[edit]

կոշկոճեմ (koškočem)  (aorist indicative կոշկոճեցի)

  1. (transitive) to beat, to strike, to bemaul, to beat to death, to torture, to put to the rack, to murder, to slay, to massacre, to butcher, to kill in a violent and cruel manner
  2. (in the mediopassive, intransitive) to torment or trouble oneself, to be extremely harassed, vexed, weary, very much fatigued

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References[edit]

  • կոշկոճեմ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կոշկոճ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 370