քամակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քամակ (kʿamak); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

քամակ (kʿamak)

  1. back
  2. the posterior part
  3. butt, ass

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kam- +‎ -ակ (-ak). Cognate with Latvian kamiesis (shoulder) and Old Prussian caymoys (shoulder).

Noun[edit]

քամակ (kʿamak

  1. back
  2. backbone, spine

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

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