ցուրտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ցուրտ (cʿurt); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

ցուրտ (cʿurt) (superlative ամենացուրտ)

  1. (of the weather) cold, chilly

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Noun[edit]

ցուրտ (cʿurt)

  1. cold weather

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

ցուրտ (cʿurt

  1. cold
    ցուրտ էcʿurt ē ― it is cold
  2. (figuratively) cold, senseless, silly, stupid, insipid; vain, frivolous, trifling
    ցուրտ մարդcʿurt mard ― cold, frigid, unconcerned, indifferent person
    ցուրտ պատճառքcʿurt patčaṙkʿ ― poverty of argument
    դի ցուրտ յերկիր ընկենուլdi cʿurt yerkir ənkenul ― to kill on the spot, to strike, a cold corpse, to the ground

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Noun[edit]

ցուրտ (cʿurt

  1. cold, chill
    սոսկալի ցուրտsoskali cʿurt ― horrible cold
    խիստ ցուրտxist cʿurt ― bitter cold
    անտանելի ցուրտantaneli cʿurt ― insupportable cold
    թափանցող ցուրտtʿapʿancʿoł cʿurt ― piercing cold
    ցուրտ մահահամբոյրcʿurt mahahamboyr ― chill of death
    ցուրտ սաստիկcʿurt sastik ― a violent or biting cold
    սարսռացեալ դողալ ի ցրտոյsarsṙacʿeal dołal i cʿrtoy ― to tremble all over with cold, to be benumbed with cold
    պատսպարիլ ի ցրտոյpatsparil i cʿrtoy ― to provide against the cold
    վարժիլ ցրտոյvaržil cʿrtoy ― to be inured to cold
    ցուրտ առնուլcʿurt aṙnul ― to take cold, to catch cold

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References[edit]

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