գինարբուք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ)

  1. drinking bout, drinking orgy; binge, booze-up

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From գինի (gini) +‎ արբ- (arb-) +‎ -ուք (-ukʿ) or from գինարբու (ginarbu) +‎ (-kʿ).

Noun[edit]

գինարբուք (ginarbukʿ)

  1. crapulence, intemperance, gluttony, feasting, drunkenness

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գինարբուք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գինարբուք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy