աքիս

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian աքիս ‎(akʿis); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

աքիս ‎(akʿis)

  1. weasel

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

աքիս ‎(akʿis)

  1. weasel
    աքիս սպիտակ‎ ― akʿis spitak ― ermine

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աքիս”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աքիս”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աքիս”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010), “akʿis”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 159