պոչ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պոչ (počʿ); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

պոչ (počʿ)

  1. tail (of an animal)
  2. end, tail
  3. handle
  4. queue, line
  5. (botany) pedicle

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *bowokyo- (?), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰew- (to swell), whence also Latin bucca (cheek). But compare also Sanskrit पुच्छ (puččha, tail).

Noun[edit]

պոչ (počʿ

  1. tail
  2. (figuratively) penis

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References[edit]

  • պոչ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • պոչ 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
  • պոչ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • պոչ in Geworg J̌ahukyan (ed. by Vahan Sargsyan) (2010), Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary], Yerevan: Asoghik, ISBN 978-9939-50-121-5