կուժ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կուժ (kuž); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կուժ (kuž)

  1. jug

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *kūž. Compare Persian کوزه (kūza, earthen bottle with a long narrow neck for water), Rutul кӏуж (earthenware jug).

Noun[edit]

կուժ (kuž)

  1. pitcher, jug, jar, water-pot (earthen or wooden, big or small)

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References[edit]

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