ձաղանք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ձաղանք (jałankʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ձաղանք (jałankʿ)

  1. (archaic) derision, mockery

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • ձաղանք in Hovhannes Barsełyan (1973), Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary], Yerevan: Luys

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ձաղեմ (jałem) +‎ -անք (-ankʿ).

Noun[edit]

ձաղանք (jałankʿpl 

  1. derision, mockery
    ի ծաղր եւ ի ձաղանս լինելi całr ew i jałans linel ― to make a fool of oneself, to expose oneself to the laughter of every body, to be laughed at, to be the laughing-stock of

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ձաղանք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ձաղանք 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