քսակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քսակ (kʿsak).

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Noun[edit]

քսակ (kʿsak)

  1. pouch, sack, small bag
  2. (figuratively) money, dough, wealth
    փողի քսակpʿołi kʿsak ― money
  3. rubber cloth (for making waterproof clothing)
  4. (zoology) pouch, sac

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian *kysk' (kīsak, kīsag). Compare Persian کیسه (kīsa, purse).

Noun[edit]

քսակ (kʿsak

  1. purse, little bag, satchel; pack, packet
    քսակ արծաթոյkʿsak arcatʿoy ― purse, flat-purse, money-bag, billcase, portfolio
    քսակ հասարակաց ունելkʿsak hasarakacʿ unel ― to have the same or a common purse

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References[edit]

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