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
    խոհերի մեջ ընկնել / խոհերով տարվել‎ ― xoheri meǰ ənknel / xoherov tarvelto fall to thinking, to be lost in thought
    խորերին հանձնվել‎ ― xorerin hanjnvelsame as խոհերով տարվել
    խոհերու մեջ իյնալ‎ ― xoheru meǰ iynalsee խոհերի մեջ ընլնել
  2. (somewhat poetic) worry, trouble, concern
  3. (somewhat poetic) mind, intention, focus
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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]

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