խանութ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խանութ ‎(xanutʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խանութ ‎(xanutʿ)

  1. shop, store

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (pejorative, colloquial) դուքան ‎(dukʿan) (duk’an)

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Syriac ܚܢܘܬܐ ‎(ḥānūṯāʾ).

Noun[edit]

խանութ ‎(xanutʿ)

  1. shop
    խանթի տիկին‎ ― xantʿi tikin ― shopkeeper
    ի խանութ նստել‎ ― i xanutʿ nstel ― to keep a shop, to traffic
    խանութք ալեաց‎ ― xanutʿkʿ aleacʿ ― the depths of ocean
  2. manufactory
  3. stored provisions, products
  4. store, warehouse, magazine

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References[edit]

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