խուրձ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian խուրձ (xurj).

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Noun[edit]

խուրձ (xurj)

  1. bundle, sheaf, bunch
  2. pile, stack

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The earlier form was *խուրձն (*xurjn) as demonstrated by the n-type declension and the descendants in the dialects of Agulis and Karabakh.

Noun[edit]

խուրձ (xurj)

  1. bundle, faggot, bunch, package, packet
    խուրձ փայտիxurj pʿaytifascine of wood
    խուրձ խոտոյxurj xotoytruss of hay
    խուրձ ցորենոյxurj cʿorenoysheaf of corn
    խուրձ թղթոցxurj tʿłtʿocʿfile or bundle of papers

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References[edit]

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