ցուլ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ցուլ (cʿul); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ցուլ (cʿul)

  1. bull

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *skulu- (bullock; bull). Cognates found only in Ancient Greek: σκύλαξ (skúlaks, puppy), σκύλιον (skúlion, type of a shark), κύλλα (kúlla, doggy), σκύμνος (skúmnos, lion cub).

Noun[edit]

ցուլ (cʿul

  1. bull
    ցուլ վայրիcʿul vayri — ure-ox, urus
    միս ցլուmis cʿlu — bull-beef
    մորթ ցլուmortʿ cʿlu — bull's-hide
    բառաչ, պոչիւն/պոռոչիւն ցլուbaṙačʿ, počʿiwn/poṙočʿiwn cʿlu — bellowing, lowing
    ցուլ բառաչէcʿul baṙačʿē — the bull bellows
    զոհ ցլուցzoh cʿlucʿ — taurobolium
  2. (astronomy) Taurus
  3. illegitimate lover of a woman

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References[edit]

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