հու

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Armenian հու (hu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

հու (hu)

  1. (rare) purulent blood

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sukʿiasyan, A. M. (1967), “հու”, in Ałayan Ē. B., Sewak G. G., editors, Hayocʿ lezvi homanišneri baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Synonyms] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press
  • Čērēčean, Gnēl; Tōnikean, Pʿaramaz (1992), “հու”, in Hayocʿ lezui nor baṙaran [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, Beirut: G. Doniguian & Fils, page 1276b

Middle Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian هو ().

Noun[edit]

հու (hu)

  1. purulent blood

Usage notes[edit]

The word is a hapax legomenon.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Łazaryan, Ṙ. S.; Avetisyan, H. M. (2009), “հու”, in Miǰin hayereni baṙaran [Dictionary of Middle Armenian] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հու”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հու”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awgerean, Mkrtičʿ (1865), “հու”, in Aṙjeṙn baṙaran haykaznean lezui [Pocket Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Armenian), corrected and expanded by Čēlalean, Grigor, 2nd edition, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 421