ջրհոր

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Armenian[edit]

ջրհոր

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ջրհոր (ǰrhor); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ջրհոր (ǰrhor)

  1. well (hole sunk into the ground as a source of water)

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ջուր (ǰur) +‎ հոր (hor)

Noun[edit]

ջրհոր (ǰrhor)

  1. well
    ջրհոր արդեզեան‎ ― ǰrhor ardezeanArtesian-well
    ջրհոր ծծիչ‎ ― ǰrhor ccičʿabsorbing or draining well, bog, cesspool
  2. cistern

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ջրհոր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ջուր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935