կոյտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *kōt. Compare Persian کود(kōd, collected; heap, stack of corn; manure).

Noun[edit]

կոյտ ‎(koyt)

  1. heap, mass, pile
    կոյտ աստեղք‎ ― koyt astełkʿ ― constellation, cluster of fixed stars
  2. flock, herd, drove (especially of horses)
    կոյտ ձիոց‎ ― koyt jiocʿ ― paddock
  3. great crowd, throng of people

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կոյտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կոյտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935