յետոյք

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From յետ ‎(yet) +‎ -ոյք ‎(-oykʿ) or յետոյ ‎(yetoy) +‎ ‎(-kʿ).

Noun[edit]

յետոյք ‎(yetoykʿpl 

  1. things which are behind
  2. back of the body; arse, buttocks, bottom
    յետոյք անասնոցyetoykʿ anasnocʿ ― rump, hind-quarter, croup
    յետոյք հաւուyetoykʿ hawu ― rump

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • յետոյք in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • յետոյ 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