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]

  • լօշ¹ in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 297a
  • լօշ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan], volume II, 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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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • լօշ² in Ṙuben Łazaryan, Henrik Avetisyan (2009), Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, page 297a
  • լօշ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan], volume II, page 308b