կռկռալ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian կռկռալ (kṙkṙal); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

կռկռալ (kṙkṙal)

  1. to croak (of frogs)
  2. to crow (of birds)

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Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduplication of the onomatopoeic root կռ- (kṙ-).

Verb[edit]

կռկռալ (kṙkṙal)

  1. to croak (said of birds, particularly crows, as well as of frogs, snakes, buffalos, etc.)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • կռկռալ in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 388b
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 377