պտուղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պտուղ ‎(ptuł); see below.

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Noun[edit]

պտուղ ‎(ptuł)

  1. fruit
  2. (figuratively) result, fruit, yield
  3. (biology) foetus

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

պտուղ ‎(ptuł

  1. fruit
    դալար պտուղdalar ptuł ― fresh fruit
    կանաչ պտուղkanačʿ ptuł ― green or unripe fruit
    վաղահաս պտուղvałahas ptuł ― premature fruit
    հասուն պտուղhasun ptuł ― ripe fruit
    չոր պտուղčʿor ptuł ― dried fruit
    փտեալ պտուղpʿteal ptuł ― rotten fruit
    կեղեւ պտղոցkełew ptłocʿ ― peel, paring
    կեղեւել զպտուղսkełewel zptułs ― to pare, to peel; to decorticate, to strip
    պտուղ տալ, բերելptuł tal, berel ― to bear, to yield, to produce fruits
    պտուղ քաղելptuł kʿałel ― to gather, to pluck, to pick fruit
  2. (figuratively) fruit, produce, effect, result
    պտուղ քաղելptuł kʿałel ― to reap the fruit of, to derive benefit from
  3. church tax
  4. grape (individual berry)
  5. (figuratively) pupil of an eye (because of its round shape)
    պտուղ աչացptuł ačʿacʿ ― pupil, eye-ball, apple of the eye
  6. (figuratively) tip of the finger (because of its round shape)
    չորս պտուղ խունկčʿors ptuł xunk ― four pinches of incense

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References[edit]

  • պտուղ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • պտուղ 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
  • պտուղ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]