խարիսխ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խարիսխ (xarisx).

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Noun[edit]

խարիսխ (xarisx)

  1. anchor
  2. base, foundation, pedestal

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The origin is unknown.

Noun[edit]

խարիսխ (xarisx)

  1. base, foundation, pedestal (of a column, pool, door, etc.)
  2. anchor
    խարիսխ արկանել, ընկենուլ զխարիսխxarisx arkanel, ənkenul zxarisxto anchor, to cast anchor
    խարիսխ վերացուցանել, լուծանել զխարիսխնxarisx veracʿucʿanel, lucanel zxarisxnto weigh anchor
    խարիսխ արկեալ կալxarisx arkeal kalto be, to ride or to lie at anchor
    խարիսխ յուսոյxarisx yusoyanchor of hope
    խարիսխ փրկութեանxarisx pʿrkutʿeansheet anchor; (figuratively) last resource, last shift
  3. (figuratively) leg

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “խարիսխ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “խարիսխ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “խարիսխ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (2010), “խարիսխ”, in Sargsyan, Vahan, editor, Hayeren stugabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Asoghik
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S. (2000), “խարիսխ”, in Tʿosunean G. B., editor, Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: University Press