կուրծ

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See also: կուրծք

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian կուրծ-ք (kurc-kʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

կուրծ (kurc)

  1. udder

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կուրծ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 667a
  • կուրծ”, in Žamanakakicʿ hayocʿ lezvi bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Contemporary Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, 1974, page 248b

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from the root of կրծեմ (krcem, to gnaw), as if “something for gnawing”, or the root of կուրծք (kurckʿ, breast), because the stump is in the middle.

Noun[edit]

կուրծ (kurc)

  1. cabbage-stump, cabbage-stalk

Derived terms[edit]


Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “կուրծ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “կուրծ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կուրծ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935