-անոց

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Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-անոց (-anocʿ)

  1. Forms a noun with the meaning of place. Corresponds to English -ery.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -ան (-an) +‎ -ոց (-ocʿ). The -ան (-an) has different origins: it is a part of the stem in ամարանոց (amaranocʿ), ձմերանոց (jmeranocʿ), կողմանոց (kołmanocʿ), possibly the pluralization suffix -ան (-an) in Iranian borrowings such as աշակերտանոց (ašakertanocʿ), աւազականոց (awazakanocʿ), երիտասարդանոց (eritasardanocʿ).

Suffix[edit]

-անոց (-anocʿ)

  1. forming nouns of places or containers

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References[edit]

  • -անոց” in Geworg J̌ahukyan (1998), Hin hayereni verǰacancʿneri cagumə [The Origin of Old Armenian Suffixes]. In Hayocʿ lezvi hamematakan kʿerakanutʿyan harcʿer [Questions of Comparative Grammar of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: Anania Shirakatsi