կոտոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կոտոր (kotor); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կոտոր (kotor)

  1. (rare) morsel, piece, fragment

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Adjective[edit]

կոտոր (kotor) (superlative ամենակոտոր)

  1. broken

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. The words կտուր (ktur) and in modern Armenian կտոր (ktor) and dialectal կոտր (kotr) are various ablaut grades of this word, together with -կտիր (-ktir) as found in հատուկտիր (hatuktir).

Noun[edit]

կոտոր (kotor)

  1. morsel, part, fragment, slice, bit, piece, lump
    կոտոր հացիkotor hacʿipiece of bread

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References[edit]

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