կարկաչել

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կարկաչել (karkačʿel).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [kɑɾkɑˈt͡ʃʰɛl]

Verb[edit]

կարկաչել (karkačʿel)

  1. to purl, to babble, to sough (of water)
  2. to chirrup, to twitter, to chirp (of birds)
  3. (figuratively) to laugh boisterously, to cackle, to guffaw
  4. (figuratively) to resound, to reverberate
  5. to chatter (of teeth)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ałayan, Ēduard (1976), “կարկաչել”, in Ardi hayereni bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Modern Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Hayastan