փող

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian փող (pʿoł); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

փող (pʿoł)

  1. (somewhat colloquial) money
    փող աշխատելpʿoł ašxatel ― to earn money
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian փող (pʿoł); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

փող (pʿoł)

  1. muzzle, barrel of a weapon
  2. tubular part of various objects
  3. (anatomy) any of various tubular organs
  4. (music) wind instruments in general; trumpet in particular
  5. (archaic) throat; neck; esophagus
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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

փող (pʿoł

  1. narrow passage
    փող ծխաքարշիpʿoł cxakʿarši ― shank of a tobacco-pipe
    փող գրչիpʿoł grčʿi ― barrel
    փող հրազինուցpʿoł hrazinucʿ ― gun-barrel
  2. (by extension, usually in the plural) throat; neck
    փող սրուակիpʿoł sruaki ― neck or gullet of a bottle
    ունել զոք զփողիցunel zokʿ zpʿołicʿ ― to seize or take one by the throat, to arrest
  3. (by extension) nostril
  4. (by extension) corridor, lobby, passage, gallery
  5. (by extension) a narrow passage between gardens
  6. (by extension) conduit, canal; reed
    փող կապարեայpʿoł kapareay ― lead-pipe, conduit-pipe
  7. (by extension, music) trumpet, horn; tube, pipe
    փող ականջացpʿoł akanǰacʿ ― ear-trumpet
    ձայնատար փողjaynatar pʿoł ― speaking-trumpet
    հնչիւն փողոյhnčʿiwn pʿołoy ― blast of trumpet
    ի ձայն փողոյi jayn pʿołoy ― by sound of trumpet
    փող հարկանել, հնչեցուցանելpʿoł harkanel, hnčʿecʿucʿanel ― to trumpet, to sound the trumpet, to wind or blow the horn, to play on the horn
    փող երգեհոնիpʿoł ergehoni ― organ-pipe
  8. (by extension, figuratively) preacher, apostle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian پول (pūl, change, small money).

Noun[edit]

փող (pʿoł

  1. small money, asper, mite, sou, halfpenny
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References[edit]

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