ձկնկուլ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian ձկնկուլ (jknkul).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ձկնկուլ (jknkul)

  1. heron

Declension[edit]


Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ձուկն (jukn) + կլանեմ (klanem), literally ‘fish-swallower’.

Noun[edit]

ձկնկուլ (jknkul), genitive singular ձկնկլու (jknklu)

  1. cormorant or grey heron (Ardea cinerea)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ձկնկուլ in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 439