փախ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian փախ (pʿax); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

փախ (pʿax)

  1. massive flight
  2. the crowd of refugees

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

փախ (pʿaxindeclinable

  1. the act of fleeing, flight
    փախ ի փախpʿax i pʿax ― running away

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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