ալուճ

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Armenian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ալուճ ‎(aluč)

  1. Alternative spelling of ալոճ(aloč)

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Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to J̌ahukyan, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *āludi-, from the root *ālu-(a bitter plant?). See Pokorny for this root. Compare Sanskrit आलु(ālu, an esculent root, Amorphophallus paeoniifolius), आलुक(āluka, the esculent root of Amorphophallus paeoniifolius), Latin ālium(garlic), ālum(species of comfrey plant).

Noun[edit]

ալուճ ‎(aluč)

  1. a certain medicinal herb of the genus Linaria

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