բուշտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian բուշտ (bušt); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

բուշտ (bušt)

  1. (anatomy) urinary bladder
  2. (pathology) abscess, swelling

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Similar words for globular objects are found in many languages: compare Latin pustula, bulla, Ancient Greek βομβυλίς (bombulís, water bubbles), Lithuanian pampti (to swell), bumbalas (knob, bladder). Related to փոշտ (pʿošt) and perhaps առաւուշտ (aṙawušt).

Noun[edit]

բուշտ (bušt)

  1. (anatomy) urinary bladder
  2. (pathology) blotch, pustule, abscess
  3. bubble

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “բուշտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “բուշտ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “բուշտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 193