փամփուշտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian փամփուշտ (pʿampʿušt); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

փամփուշտ (pʿampʿušt)

  1. (military) cartridge
  2. (anatomy) urinary bladder
  3. (anatomy) bladder

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

For the sense “cartridge” colloquially Russian патрон (patron) is used instead.


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

*փամփ (*pʿampʿ) + բուշտ (bušt)

Noun[edit]

փամփուշտ (pʿampʿušt) (singular genitive փամփշտի)

  1. (anatomy) urinary bladder
    փամփուշտ ապակեղէնpʿampʿušt apakełēn — balloon
    փամփուշտ հրետիpʿampʿušt hreti — gun cartridge
    փամփուշտ հրաձիգpʿampʿušt hrajig — fusee
    փամփուշտ լողականpʿampʿušt lołakan — air-bladder

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • փամփուշտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • փամփուշտ 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
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 193