գոգ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գոգ ‎(gog).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գոգ ‎(gog)

  1. lap
    նստել մեկի գոգը‎ ― nstel meki gogə ― to sit in one's lap
    պատուհանի գոգ‎ ― patuhani gog ― windowsill
  2. hollow, depression in the earth
  3. lap, hem (of clothes)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

գոգ ‎(gog)

  1. bosom
  2. lap
  3. (by extension) gulf of the sea; swollen part of ship's sail; hollow, cavity in the earth, etc.
    գոգ լերանց/վիմաց‎ ― gog lerancʿ/vimacʿ ― grotto, cavern, den
    գոգ ծովու‎ ― gog covu ― handle; creek
    գոգ նաւու‎ ― gog nawu ― hold of a ship
    գոգ գործել/գոգս առնուլ‎ ― gog gorcel/gogs aṙnul ― to be concave or filled

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Adjective[edit]

գոգ ‎(gog)

  1. hollow, concave

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References[edit]

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