կուլ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կուլ ‎(kul); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կուլ ‎(kul)

  1. swallowing
    կուլ տալ‎ ― kul tal ― to swallow
    կուլ գնալ‎ ― kul gnal ― to be swallowed; to perish
  2. (dialectal) gullet, throat

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In the sense of “swallowing” used only with a verb.


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of կլանեմ ‎(klanem).

Noun[edit]

կուլ ‎(kul

  1. swallowing
    ի կուլ տալ‎ ― i kul tal ― to swallow, to gulp down

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • կուլ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կուլ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կուլ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]