պահ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian պահ (pah).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

պահ (pah)

  1. moment, instant
    նա մի պահ կանգ առավna mi pah kang aṙavhe stopped for a moment
  2. time (in general)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian պահ (pah).

Noun[edit]

պահ (pah)

  1. guarding, watching, keeping
    պահ մտնելpah mtnelto hide, to cover, to take cover
    պահ տալpah talto give up, to give for keeping
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Interjection[edit]

պա՜հ (pa!h)

  1. oh! (expression of surprise or disbelief)

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Northwestern Iranian borrowing; compare Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (pʾs /pās/, guard, watch), [Manichaean needed] (pʾhr /pāhr/, watch-post). Ultimately from Proto-Iranian *páHθrah.

Noun[edit]

պահ (pah)

  1. guarding, watching