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 ձայնիւ‎ ― hełjamłjuk jayniw ― in a stifled voice
    հեղձամղձուկ արտասունք‎ ― hełjamłjuk artasunkʿ ― repressed tears
    հեղձամղձուկ առնել‎ ― hełjamłjuk aṙnel ― to stifle, to choke; to smother, to suffocate; to drown
    հեղձամղձուկ լինել ի բարկութէնէ‎ ― hełjamłjuk linel i barkutʿēnē ― to be half choked with rage or anger
  2. (figuratively) oppressed, agitated, disquieted, grievous, anxious
    հեղձամղձուկ ի վշտացն‎ ― hełjamłjuk i vštacʿn ― loaded with grief; woe-begone
    հեղձամղձուկ լինէր սիրտ իմ‎ ― hełjamłjuk linēr sirt im ― my heart was ready to break, was oppressed with grief
  3. suffocating, stifling
    հեղձամղձուկ օդ կամ ջերմութիւն‎ ― hełjamłjuk ōd kam ǰermutʿiwn ― sultry weather or heat
    հեղձամղձուկ հազ‎ ― hełjamłjuk haz ― a stifling cough; hooping cough

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References[edit]

  • հեղձամղձուկ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • հեղձամղձուկ 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
  • մղձուկ 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]
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 403