կուժ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կուժ (kuž); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կուժ (kuž)

  1. jug

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *kūž. Compare Persian کوزه (kūza, earthen bottle with a long narrow neck for water).

Noun[edit]

կուժ (kuž

  1. pitcher, jug, jar, water-pot (earthen or wooden, big or small)

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References[edit]

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