հեղձամղձուկ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հեղձամղձուկ (hełjamłjuk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

հեղձամղձուկ (hełjamłjuk) (superlative ամենահեղձամղձուկ)

  1. drowned, suffocated
  2. suffocating, stifling

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Perhaps a u-type and m-type reduplication of հեղձ- (hełj-) +‎ -ուկ (-uk); compare աղջամուղջ (ałǰamułǰ). Or from հեղձ- (hełj-) +‎ -ա- (-a-) +‎ մղձուկ- (młjuk-).

Adjective[edit]

հեղձամղձուկ (hełjamłjuk)

  1. drowned, suffocated
    հեղձամղձուկ ձայնիւhełjamłjuk jayniwin a stifled voice
    հեղձամղձուկ արտասունքhełjamłjuk artasunkʿrepressed tears
    հեղձամղձուկ առնելhełjamłjuk aṙnelto stifle, to choke; to smother, to suffocate; to drown
    հեղձամղձուկ լինել ի բարկութէնէhełjamłjuk linel i barkutʿēnēto be half choked with rage or anger
  2. (figuratively) oppressed, agitated, disquieted, grievous, anxious
    հեղձամղձուկ ի վշտացնhełjamłjuk i vštacʿnloaded with grief; woe-begone
    հեղձամղձուկ լինէր սիրտ իմhełjamłjuk linēr sirt immy heart was ready to break, was oppressed with grief
  3. suffocating, stifling
    հեղձամղձուկ օդ կամ ջերմութիւնhełjamłjuk ōd kam ǰermutʿiwnsultry weather or heat
    հեղձամղձուկ հազhełjamłjuk haza stifling cough; hooping cough

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հեղձամղձուկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հեղձամղձուկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “մղձուկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 403