խորակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian խորակ (xorak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

խորակ (xorak)

  1. fine wheat flour
  2. food

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The word is attested only once and is derived Middle Persian *hwlʾk' (xvarāk). Compare Persian خوراک(xvarāk, xorāk, food). These derive from Proto-Iranian *hwar- (to eat, consume), whence another borrowing խորտիկ (xortik); see it.

Noun[edit]

խորակ (xorak)

  1. a kind of pastry

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “խորակ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press