պտոյտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

պտոյտ (ptoyt)

  1. eddy, whirlpool, vortex
    պտոյտ հողմոցptoyt hołmocʿwhirlwind, hurricane, squall, storm
    պտոյտ գլխոյptoyt glxoyvertigo, giddiness, dizzines, swimming in the head
    պտոյտ առնուլptoyt aṙnulto turn or whirl round and round, to eddy

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պտոյտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պտոյտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press