պահք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պահք (pahkʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Armenian, standard) IPA(key): [pɑhkʰ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

պահք (pahkʿ)

  1. (archaic) fast, fasting
    Մեծ պահքMec pahkʿLent

Declension[edit]

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

պահ (pah) +‎ (-kʿ)

Noun[edit]

պահք (pahkʿpl

  1. abstinence from food, fast
    մեծ, քառասնորդական պահքmec, kʿaṙasnordakan pahkʿLent
    օր պահոցōr pahocʿfish-day, fast-day
    պահս պահելpahs pahelto abstain from meat; to fast

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: պահք (pahkʿ)

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պահք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “պահք”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պահ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press