ծծումբ

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ծծումբ ‎(ccumb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ծծումբ ‎(ccumb)

  1. sulfur

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The older spelling is ծծում ‎(ccum), reduplicated from an unknown root *ծում ‎(*cum); compare the Georgian borrowing წუმწუმა ‎(c̣umc̣uma, sulfur; match).

According to J̌ahukyan, this root may be related to the Mediterranean source of Latin sulfur.

Noun[edit]

ծծումբ ‎(ccumb)

  1. sulfur
    պատել, օծանել ծծմբով‎ ― patel, ōcanel ccmbov ― to dip in, or to mix with sulphur

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]