քակոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քակոր (kʿakor); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

քակոր (kʿakor)

  1. dry dung, manure

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kakka- (to defecate) +‎ -որ (-or). Cognates include Ancient Greek κάκκη (kákkē, human ordure), κακκάω (kakkáō, defecate), Old Irish cacc, Latin cacō, Persian ککه (kaka), Russian кака (kaka), какать (kakatʹ), and German kakken. Related to Middle Armenian քաք (kʿakʿ).

Noun[edit]

քակոր (kʿakor

  1. dung, animal excrement, ordure
    քակոր արջառոյkʿakor arǰaṙoy ― cow-dung, manure

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References[edit]

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