հու

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian հու (hu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

հու (hu)

  1. (rare) purulent blood

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • հու in Ašot Sukʿiasyan (1967), Hayocʿ lezvi homanišneri baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Synonyms], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR
  • հու in Gnēl Čērēčean, Pʿaramaz Tōnikean, Artašēs Ter Xačʿaturean (1992), Hayocʿ lezui nor baṙaran [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols (second edition), Beirut: G. Doniguian & Fils

Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian هو ().

Noun[edit]

հու (hu)

  1. purulent blood

Usage notes[edit]

The word is a hapax legomenon.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • հու in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • հու in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • հու in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • հու in Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1865), Aṙjeṙn baṙaran haykaznean lezui [Pocket Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (second edition, corrected and expanded by Grigor Čelalyan), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 421