խոհ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian խոհ- ‎(xoh-), an alternative form of խորհ ‎(xorh).

Noun[edit]

խոհ ‎(xoh)

  1. (somewhat poetic) thought
  2. (somewhat poetic) reflection, meditation, contemplation
  3. (somewhat poetic) trouble; worry
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian խոհ ‎(xoh).

Noun[edit]

խոհ ‎(xoh)

  1. Alternative form of խահ ‎(xah)
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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • խահ ‎(xah)
  • խոխ ‎(xox)
  • խախ- ‎(xax-) (in some compounds)

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *խորհ ‎(*xorh), from Middle Iranian *xvarh. Compare Persian خوال ‎(xvāl, food). The spelling խահ ‎(xah) is from earlier *խարհ ‎(*xarh), from the same Iranian source. The forms խոխ ‎(xox) and խախ- ‎(xax-) reflect dialectal/post-classical developments.

Noun[edit]

խոհ ‎(xoh

  1. food, victuals

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References[edit]

  • խոհ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • խոհ 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
  • խոհ 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]