պտոյտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

պտոյտ (ptoyt

  1. eddy, whirlpool, vortex
    պտոյտ հողմոցptoyt hołmocʿ ― whirlwind, hurricane, squall, storm
    պտոյտ գլխոյptoyt glxoy ― vertigo, giddiness, dizzines, swimming in the head
    պտոյտ առնուլptoyt aṙnul ― to turn or whirl round and round, to eddy

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References[edit]

  • պտոյտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • պտոյտ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University