ձաղանք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ձաղանք (jałankʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ձաղանք (jałankʿ)

  1. (archaic) derision, mockery

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Barsełyan, Hovhannes (1973), “ձաղանք”, in Hayeren ułłagrakan-ułłaxosakan, terminabanakan baṙaran [Armenian Orthographic–Orthoepic Terminological Dictionary] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Luys

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ձաղեմ (jałem) +‎ -անք (-ankʿ).

Noun[edit]

ձաղանք (jałankʿpl

  1. derision, mockery
    ի ծաղր եւ ի ձաղանս լինելi całr ew i jałans linelto make a fool of oneself, to expose oneself to the laughter of every body, to be laughed at, to be the laughing-stock of

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ձաղանք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ձաղանք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy