կոտոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կոտոր (kotor); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կոտոր (kotor)

  1. (rare) morsel, piece, fragment

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Adjective[edit]

կոտոր (kotor)

  1. broken

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The words կտուր (ktur) and in modern Armenian կտոր (ktor) and dialectal կոտր (kotr) are various ablaut grades of this word, together with -կտիր (-ktir) as found in հատուկտիր (hatuktir).

Noun[edit]

կոտոր (kotor

  1. morsel, part, fragment, slice, bit, piece, lump
    կոտոր հացիkotor hacʿi ― piece of bread

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References[edit]

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