լօշ

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Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The earlier spelling is լաւշ ‎(lawš), contracted from *լաւաշ ‎(*lawaš). Compare modern Armenian լավաշ ‎(lavaš).

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Noun[edit]

լօշ ‎(lōš)

  1. lavash, thin flat bread
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References[edit]

  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “լօշ¹”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 297a
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “լօշ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 308ab

Etymology 2[edit]

From լօշ ‎(lōš, thin flat bread). Compare the Turkish name of the plant — yer somunu ‎(cyclamen, literally earth bread).

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Noun[edit]

լօշ ‎(lōš), genitive singular լօշի ‎(lōši)

  1. (botany) cyclamen
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References[edit]

  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “լօշ²”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 297a
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “լօշ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 308b