աքաղաղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian աքաղաղ (akʿałał).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աքաղաղ (akʿałał)

  1. rooster

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduplication of *քաղ- (*kʿał-, to call), from Proto-Indo-European *klh₁- (to call); cognates include Sanskrit उषःकल (uṣaḥkala, rooster, literally crying at daybreak), Ancient Greek καλέω (kaléō), Old Irish cailech (rooster).

Noun[edit]

աքաղաղ (akʿałał

  1. rooster

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • աքաղաղ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • աքաղաղ 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
  • աքաղաղ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “akʿałał” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 159