ջութակ

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian ջութակ ‎(ǰutʿak)

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Noun[edit]

ջութակ ‎(ǰutʿak)

  1. violin

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

ջութակ ‎(ǰutʿak)

  1. a kind of stringed instrument
    • 951 CE – 1003, Grigor Narekacʿi, Matean ołbergutʿean [Book of Lamentations] 92
      Սկզբնապար նախընթացութեան աղէյարմար ջութակաց []
  2. (post-classical) violin, fiddle; violoncello
    ջութակ հարկանել‎ ― ǰutʿak harkanel ― to play the violin or fiddle

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References[edit]

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