կապիկ

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Armenian[edit]

կապիկ

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կապիկ (kapik).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կապիկ (kapik)

  1. monkey; ape

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *kapīk (monkey). Compare Middle Persian kpyk' (kabīg, monkey), Persian کپی (kapī). Ultimately from Sanskrit कपि (kapí, monkey).

Noun[edit]

կապիկ (kapik)

  1. monkey; ape
    կապիկ փոքրkapik pʿokʿrmarmoset
    կապիկ մեծkapik mecbaboon

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կապիկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836), “կապիկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), volume I, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, page 1055b
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կապիկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “kabīg”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 47