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 տիկինxantʿi tikin ― shopkeeper
    ի խանութ նստելi xanutʿ nstel ― to keep a shop, to traffic
    խանութք ալեացxanutʿkʿ aleacʿ ― the depths of ocean
  2. manufactory
  3. stored provisions, products
  4. store, warehouse, magazine

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • խանութ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • խանութ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • խանութ 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]