խեղկատակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խեղկատակ ‎(xełkatak); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խեղկատակ ‎(xełkatak)

  1. mime, buffoon, harlequin, jester

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From խեղ ‎(xeł) +‎ կատակ ‎(katak).

Noun[edit]

խեղկատակ ‎(xełkatak)

  1. mime, buffoon

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Adjective[edit]

խեղկատակ ‎(xełkatak)

  1. scurrilous, waggish, jocular, given to buffoonery or raillery

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “խեղկատակ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “խեղկատակ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy