շնութիւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From շուն ‎(šun, dog; adulterer) +‎ -ութիւն ‎(-utʿiwn).

Noun[edit]

շնութիւն ‎(šnutʿiwn

  1. canine nature
  2. adultery, fornication
    ըմբռնիլ ի շնութեանəmbṙnil i šnutʿean ― to be taken in adultery
  3. (figuratively) idolatry

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References[edit]

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