ամոք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ամոք ‎(amokʿ); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

ամոք ‎(amokʿ) ‎(superlative ամենաամոք)

  1. (archaic) soft, sweet, gentle, agreeable (of food, climate, etc.)
    ամոք բնություն‎ ― amokʿ bnutʿyun ― sweet nature

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

ամոք ‎(amokʿindeclinable

  1. soft, sweet, gentle, agreeable, inviting, engaging, winning, attractive, affable, conciliating, persuasive

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ամոք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ամոք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ամոք”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935