մարտկոց

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian մարտկոց ‎(martkocʿ).

Noun[edit]

մարտկոց ‎(martkocʿ)

  1. (military) battery (coordinated group of artillery)
  2. (electricity) battery (device for storing electricity)
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Usage notes[edit]

Colloquially for the sense “military battery” Russian батарея ‎(bataréja) is used instead, and for the sense “electrical battery” — Russian батарейка ‎(bataréjka) or элемент ‎(elemént).


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

մարտիկ ‎(martik) +‎ -ոց ‎(-ocʿ)

Noun[edit]

մարտկոց ‎(martkocʿ)

  1. battery, bastion, bulwark
  2. tower
  3. (post-classical, modern, electricity) battery
    ելեկտրական մարտկոց‎ ― elektrakan martkocʿ ― electric battery or machine
    վոլդայեան մարտկոց‎ ― voldayean martkocʿ ― Voltaic battery, pile

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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