փոթորիկ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian փոթորիկ (pʿotʿorik); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

փոթորիկ (pʿotʿorik)

  1. storm; hurricane

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

փոթոր (pʿotʿor, *twisted, *winding) +‎ -իկ (-ik)

Noun[edit]

փոթորիկ (pʿotʿorik

  1. tempest, storm, hurricane, whirlwind
    փոթորիկս յարուցանելpʿotʿoriks yarucʿanel ― to raise a tempest
    փոթորիկ ելpʿotʿorik el ― a tempest burst, a storm arose

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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