շեք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Syriac ܫܩܐ (šāqāʾ, thighbone). Compare Hebrew שׁוֹק (šôq), Aramaic שק (šāq), and Arabic سَاﻕ (sāq), all meaning "shin".

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

շեք (šekʿ)

  1. (anatomy) perineum

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • շեք in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University